W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-html@w3.org > August 2002

Re: How about a <notice> element?

From: Sampo Syreeni <decoy@iki.fi>
Date: Wed, 21 Aug 2002 02:29:02 +0300 (EEST)
To: Lorenzo De Tomasi <lorenzo.detomasi@libero.it>
cc: <www-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.SOL.4.30.0208210227340.3407-100000@kruuna.Helsinki.FI>

On 2002-08-20, Lorenzo De Tomasi uttered to www-html@w3.org:

>> 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.

Also, there is a clear semantic distinction between <p/> and <notice/>,
here. It's not all about the rendering, but also about the need for
distinquishing notes from ordinary text. IMO, that is a need far more
acute than the one of distinquishing ordinary text from citations, for
example.
-- 
Sampo Syreeni, aka decoy - mailto:decoy@iki.fi, tel:+358-50-5756111
student/math+cs/helsinki university, http://www.iki.fi/~decoy/front
openpgp: 050985C2/025E D175 ABE5 027C 9494 EEB0 E090 8BA9 0509 85C2
Received on Tuesday, 20 August 2002 19:29:05 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Tuesday, 27 March 2012 18:15:52 GMT