Re: Is BGCOLOR deprecated?

Russell Steven Shawn O'Connor (
Wed, 30 Jul 1997 12:34:01 -0400 (EDT)

Date: Wed, 30 Jul 1997 12:34:01 -0400 (EDT)
From: "Russell Steven Shawn O'Connor" <>
Subject: Re: Is BGCOLOR deprecated?
Message-ID: <>

Arnaud Le Hors wrote:

> > Also, there is no mention of deprecated elements in the DTD. Any
> > special reason?
> We plan to release a separate DTD in which none of the deprecated
> attributes and elements will be. We chose to do this instead of using
> marked section in order to make the DTD simpler.

Why does the DTD have to be simple?

Russell O'Connor                 
"And truth irreversibly destroys the meaning of its own message"
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