Re: <LI><P> in AOLpress 2.0

F. E. Potts (fepotts@fepco.com)
Wed, 23 Apr 1997 23:14:04 -0600


Date: Wed, 23 Apr 1997 23:14:04 -0600
From: fepotts@fepco.com (F. E. Potts)
Message-Id: <97Apr23.223453mdt.18433@gw2.fepco.com>
To: walter@natural-innovations.com
Subject: Re: <LI><P> in AOLpress 2.0
Cc: www-html@w3.org

From <http://www.aolpress.com/press/mac_20rm.htm>, AOLpress 2.0 readme:

> > Lists
> >
> > * More than one list element on the same line occurs
> >   when there are lists nested inside a list without a
> >   paragraph tag between the list tags. This happens when
> >   Edit Complex lists is checked in the General Preferences
> >   dialog. It is impossible to insert text between two such
> >   list elements from the page view. The workaround is to
> >   manually add <P> tags after the <LI> tag


On Wed, 23 Apr 1997 22:38:52 -0600, Walter Ian Kaye asks:
> They are recommending a <LI><P> sequence, but that has the effect of
> presenting line breaks after the bullets, so lists look like this:
>
>   * First item
>   *
>
>     Second item
>   *
>
>     Third item
>
>
> Is this wrong technically or morally? :-)

Technically.  You need to close the <p>, like this:

	<li><p>...</p>
	<li><p>...</p>
	<li><p>...</p>

etc.

-fep

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