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Re: line breaks vs. line elements (comments on XHTML 2.0 text module)

From: Bertilo Wennergren <bertilow@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 07 Nov 2002 20:16:49 +0100
Message-ID: <3DCABC21.5050602@gmx.net>
To: html-w3c <www-html@w3.org>

Tantek Çelik:

> math { display:block }

> No need for a purely presentational <br/> in this example.

Well, actually the code example provided seems to suggest that a break
is desired _before_ the math element, but _not after it_. For that to
work a "line" element before the "math" element seems to be the only
solution (absent "br").

>> <p>The displacements of the membrane
>> under load are described by the equations<br />
>> <math>
>> [two fancy math expressions were here]
>> </math>
>> where r is the radial coordinate, a is the
>> radius of the clamping edge, w is the
>> transverse...</p>

Bertilo Wennergren <bertilow@gmx.net> <http://www.bertilow.com>
Received on Thursday, 7 November 2002 14:16:11 UTC

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