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Re: Re: Seprarately Bracketing Attributes

From: James Aylard <jaylard@pixelwright.com>
Date: Fri, 13 Apr 2001 07:56:59 -0700
Message-ID: <001801c0c429$fe081660$0561398a@mzaylarjadev>
To: "Barry Kaminsky" <polisource@mail.hypermart.net>
Cc: <www-html@w3.org>
Barry,

> Either way, bracket-sharing shouldn't be allowed. Everyone who knows
> any HTML knows about brackets surrounding individual tags, but having
> to wonder what the sharing rules are complicates things. Some people
> might even see two "instructions" within the same brackets and think
> they can do something like <p i>.This paragraph won't be
> italicized.</p i>

    I think you should study the HTML 4.01 recommendation [1] to understand
the language better. It should help to clarify some of your confusion over
elements and attributes.

James Aylard

1. http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/
Received on Friday, 13 April 2001 10:56:08 GMT

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