Re: Some complaints about HTML 4.0

David Perrell (davidp@earthlink.net)
Sat, 12 Jul 1997 23:05:36 -0700


Message-Id: <199707130606.XAA00247@italy.it.earthlink.net>
From: "David Perrell" <davidp@earthlink.net>
To: <www-html@w3.org>, "Liam Quinn" <liam@htmlhelp.com>,
Subject: Re: Some complaints about HTML 4.0
Date: Sat, 12 Jul 1997 23:05:36 -0700

E. Stephen Mack wrote:
> Granted, there are many differences between the P element and
> the BR element.  But while we're on the issue of collapsed
> spaces and empty paragraphs (a hot topic, apparently), multiple
> BRs deserve consideration as well--whether they end up endorsed
> or not.

My argument is this: If there is no logical reason to limit the
presentational potential of an element, don't.

David Perrell