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Re: Comments on XHTML 2.0 Working Draft

From: Chris Croome <chris@webarchitects.co.uk>
Date: Sun, 11 Aug 2002 13:28:23 +0100
To: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <20020811122823.GA6697@webarchitects.co.uk>

Hi

On Sun 11-Aug-2002 at 01:46:32PM +0200, Jan Roland Eriksson wrote:
> 
> Any way, going for the use of PI's to reference non structural
> external info would "pave the way" for a removal of the 'link'
> element too :)

There was quite a bit of discussion of the TAG about the use of PIs
and the consensus seemed to be that new uses of them would not be a
good idea, nor would getting rid of them. 

The TAG thread starts here:

  PIs considered harmful
  http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2002Feb/0057.html

This message explains why they were used for linking to style
sheets:

 http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2002Feb/0062.html

Chris
Received on Sunday, 11 August 2002 08:28:25 GMT

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