Re: Comments on HTMl 4 draft (9/Nov/1997)

Neil St.Laurent (neil@bigpic.com)
Tue, 16 Dec 1997 14:07:51 -0600


Message-Id: <199712162058.NAA01548@underworld.bigpic.com>
From: "Neil St.Laurent" <neil@bigpic.com>
To: Sue Jordan <sjacct@worldnet.att.net>
Date: Tue, 16 Dec 1997 14:07:51 -0600
CC: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Comments on HTMl 4 draft (9/Nov/1997)

> Why not deprecate all of them? (read: relegate to CSS where
> they belong)
> Seems to me that would further the laudable goal of
> separation of 
> presentation from structure..

Deprecating I and B would mean that documents viwed without CSS may 
miss the intended content of a document because the STYLE applied, 
with SPAN or whatever, isn't shown.  I'm in favour of keeping I and B 
becuase very often they are part of content, not simply presentation.
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