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RE: "Presentational" vs. "Legacy"

From: <JOrendorff@ixl.com>
Date: Tue, 4 Apr 2000 11:41:41 -0400
Message-ID: <CD8E2CDBC6D0D111ACB900805FBBD97E02630279@exchange.mem.ixl.com>
To: www-html@w3.org
Alan Isaac wrote:
> This discussion seems to take the
> equivalence of  EM EM and STRONG
> to be obvious, but is there anything in
> the spec to suggest this?
>
> Specifically, is there anything to suggest
> that EM EM does not suggest emphasis
> relative to the encompassing EM rather
> than relative to the encompassing block?

Hmm.  Well, no.  The spec says:
> EM:  Indicates emphasis.
> STRONG: Indicates stronger emphasis.
That's it.

All the same, I feel "emphasis relative to the context" is the
commonsense interpretation.

-- 
Jason Orendorff
http://www.alarmist.org/
Received on Tuesday, 4 April 2000 11:42:38 GMT

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