Problem in HTML specs

Hakon Lie (
Mon, 8 Sep 1997 10:23:27 +0200 (MET DST)

Date: Mon, 8 Sep 1997 10:23:27 +0200 (MET DST)
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To: Jordan Reiter <>
In-Reply-To: <l03110700b0392ad5eec1@[]>
From: Hakon Lie <>
Subject: Problem in HTML specs

Jordan Reiter writes:

 > One clear error that I see countless times is an innacurate use of t=
he id
 > element when defining styles.  It is constantly being treated as ide=
 > to class, ie:
 > =09<HEAD>
 > =09<STYLE type=3D"text/css">
 > =09H1.wood {text-align: center}
 > =09</STYLE>
 > =09</HEAD>
 > =09<H1 id=3D"wood"> How to Carve Wood </H1>
 > (from the HTML spec on alignment [1], the third example given below =
the header)
 > "id" should be replaced with "class", right?



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