Re: New tags.

Arnoud (galactus@htmlhelp.com)
Mon, 13 Jan 1997 21:19:20 +0100


From: galactus@htmlhelp.com (Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet)
To: www-html@www10.w3.org
Subject: Re: New tags.
Date: Mon, 13 Jan 1997 21:19:20 +0100
Message-ID: <Ijp2y4uYOl7Q089yn@htmlhelp.com>

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In article <199701131250.HAA10495@www10.w3.org>,
OpeDog <opedog@csra.net> wrote:
> Hey, don't you guys think <indent> is a good idea?  

No. 

> Or how about in
> accordance with <hr> there's a <vr>?  

How does this contribute to the structure of the document?

> Okay, how about <date
> format="MM/DD/YYYY"><time>?

What purpose does htis serve? If you want to hardcode a particular
time, go ahead, but I already have (*counts*) five clocks at my
disposal at this moment; I really don't need one more in every
HTML document I read.


What's with all the new tag wishes, by the way? Did some WebZine
do an article on the W3C with "To get new tags, bug the guys at
www-html@w3.org" or something?

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