Re: Some complaints about HTML 4.0 (fwd)

Jordan Reiter (jreiter@mail.slc.edu)
Sat, 26 Jul 1997 17:17:00 -0500


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Date: Sat, 26 Jul 1997 17:17:00 -0500
To: MegaZone <megazone@livingston.com>, www-html@w3.org
From: Jordan Reiter <jreiter@mail.slc.edu>
Subject: Re: Some complaints about HTML 4.0 (fwd)

At 7:26 PM -0500 07-25-1997, MegaZone wrote:
>Once upon a time Jordan Reiter shaped the electrons to say...
>><BR> does.  A <BR> tag is essentially *always* empty and as such can be
>>repeated.  The HTML documentation is arguing against the use of elements
>
>You can always replace multiple <BR> elements with PRE
But why do that?  Currently, the BIG TWO allow the use of multiple <BR>
tags.  Why not toss philosophical discussion aside and let <BR> stand as a
line adder?

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