Re: New tags. (fwd) -Reply (fwd)

Peter Flynn (
03 Feb 1997 23:58:36 +0000 (GMT)

Date: 03 Feb 1997 23:58:36 +0000 (GMT)
From: Peter Flynn <>
Subject: Re: New tags. (fwd) -Reply (fwd)
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   No, it is an HTML issue too.  Those tags are not legitimate for TD with
   3.2 nor Cougar.

Both of which are either experimental or backward-looking. Neither can
in any way be considered usable for serious HTMLbrewers.

   3.0 had some nice things, it also had stuff I think was stupid.  I don't
   consider 3.0 atall valid - and since neither does the W3C nor any major
   browser maker, it doesn't make sense to.

Then you are quite wrong. HTML3 was a perfectly valid DTD, and large
chunks of it are incorporated in Cougar Just because you don't like it
doesn't make it invalid: as is obvious, I think 3.2 and Cougar suck
little black toads. But they're perfectly valid DTDs.