Date: Mon, 2 Feb 1998 21:11:04 -0500 (EST) From: "Russell Steven Shawn O'Connor" <email@example.com> To: firstname.lastname@example.org Message-ID: <Pine.SOL.3.95q.980202210439.3819Aemail@example.com> Subject: Re: <plaintext> tag obsolete? I think not! > The only way <pre> could make the <plaintext> tag obsolete is if it > provided all the functionality of the <plaintext> tag. But it doesn't! > <Plaintext> printed all the html code to the screen. The <pre> tag > reads the HTML code and does the necessary formatting. Sorry to druge this up. I've been reading through the archives. Wouldn't the "correct" way to handle this be: <PRE> <![CDATA[ << Your favourate HTML text goes here, just be careful when using two ]'s followed by an >. >> ]]> </PRE> -- Russell O'Connor firstname.lastname@example.org <URL:http://www.undergrad.math.uwaterloo.ca/%7Eroconnor/> "And truth irreversibly destroys the meaning of its own message" -- Anindita Dutta, "The Paradox of Truth, the Truth of Entropy"