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Re: Ignoring empty paragraphs

From: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@libertysurf.fr>
Date: Thu, 13 Apr 2000 22:26:33 +0200
Message-ID: <38F62D79.55B393A8@libertysurf.fr>
To: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
CC: webmaster@richinstyle.com, www-html@w3.org, www-style@w3.org

Dan Connolly a écrit :

>         The P element represents a paragraph [cite strunk & white or
>         some such as an informative reference regarding the meaning
>         of the term 'paragraph']. As paragraphs in
>         conventional usage are not empty, this specification assigns
>         no meaning to an empty paragraph. Authors should include
>         at least one character, word, image, or form control
>         in each paragraph.

Hmm... What about the following fragment :

  <P><SPAN STYLE="display:none">foo</SPAN></P>

From a rendering engine point of view, it is almost an empty
paragraph, isn't it ?

And what about a P containing a HIDDEN form control ?

Received on Thursday, 13 April 2000 16:28:21 UTC

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