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RE: How about a <notice> element?

From: Brian V Bonini <b-bonini@cox.net>
Date: Tue, 20 Aug 2002 15:31:58 -0400
To: "Lorenzo De Tomasi" <lorenzo.detomasi@libero.it>, <www-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <LOBBKHJGOJFPJMLKAHKFKENDGBAB.b-bonini@cox.net>

Yes sorry, in retrospect I guess had I thought about it another moment it
would have been obvious.. :)

> -----Original Message-----
> From: www-html-request@w3.org [mailto:www-html-request@w3.org]On Behalf
> Of Lorenzo De Tomasi
> Sent: Tuesday, August 20, 2002 3:17 PM
> To: www-html@w3.org
> Subject: Re: How about a <notice> element?
>
>
>
> on 20-08-2002 19:12, Brian V Bonini at b-bonini@cox.net wrote:
>
> >
> >> Visual user agents could render <notice type="notice"> with a green
> >> background and <notice type="error"> and <notice type="warning"> with a
> >> red background, and/or they could display an icon next to the
> notice (on
> >> the Windows platform, an "I" sign, an exclamation mark, and a
> red circle
> >> with a white X in it is typically used for these types of messages).
> >>
> >
> > Presentation should be controllable via css and not fixed. I think.. :)
>
> Yes, but I think that Jonas's suggestions are for the default rendering in
> the browsers. They may change in different OSes and can be changed with a
> css. Exactly as happens with <quote>d text in Netscape 6.2.3, that is
> rendered indented as default.
> Obviously the render with the same attributes under different OSes and
> browsers must be identical.
>
Received on Tuesday, 20 August 2002 15:30:07 GMT

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