Re: Why <FORM> is a block level element?

David Perrell (davidp@earthlink.net)
Sat, 16 Aug 1997 14:10:53 -0700


Message-Id: <199708162111.OAA02059@germany.it.earthlink.net>
From: "David Perrell" <davidp@earthlink.net>
To: <www-html@w3.org>, "Mark Anderson" <marka@cnet.com>,
Date: Sat, 16 Aug 1997 14:10:53 -0700
Subject: Re: Why <FORM> is a block level element?

Jordan Reiter wrote:
> At 6:10 PM -0000 8/14/97, David Perrell wrote:
> >  <FORM>
> >  <TABLE>
> >  <TR><TD>this is in table #3 in a form</TD></TR>
> >  </TABLE>
> >  </FORM>
> Isn't this an HTML no-no?

Why?

FORM takes %body.content in HTML 3.2 and %block in HTML 4.0, right?
%body.content includes %block which includes TABLE. So does it not
follow that a FORM can include a TABLE?

David