Re: BUTTON element

Steve Cheng (steve@elmert.ipoline.com)
Thu, 17 Jul 1997 14:56:22 -0400 (EDT)


Date: Thu, 17 Jul 1997 14:56:22 -0400 (EDT)
From: Steve Cheng <steve@elmert.ipoline.com>
To: "Chris Wilson (PSD)" <cwilso@MICROSOFT.com>
cc: "'Lee Daniel Crocker'" <lee@piclab.com>, walter@natural-innovations.com,
Subject: RE: BUTTON element
In-Reply-To: <41F7F4CE3CA2CF11BC5000805F14B2A9023ABF70@RED-31-MSG.dns.microsoft.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.3.96.970717145405.308B-100000@elmert>

On Thu, 17 Jul 1997, Chris Wilson (PSD) wrote:

> Actually, the point of the BUTTON tag is to allow rich content (e.g.,
> images and marked-up text) in a button - which INPUT is incapable of,
> since it is not a container.

True, but the element should not be named "BUTTON" or after any visual
element. I propose a DIV like element, but it can be included in a form and
"submitted".

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Steve Cheng
elmert@ipoline.com
http://www.ipoline.com/~elmert/