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Re: Element for Numbers

From: John Lewis <lewi0371@mrs.umn.edu>
Date: Wed, 20 Nov 2002 21:05:09 -0600
Message-ID: <15950475458.20021120210509@cda.mrs.umn.edu>
To: www-html@w3.org

Hello Christoph,
Wednesday, November 20, 2002, 2:27:46 PM, you wrote:

>> It seems as though aural browsers are the primary benefactor from
>> this system.

> The most obvious uses apply to them, yes. Which user of a visual UA
> benefits from cite, em and var, which look the same in most
> browsers' default rendering (i.e. italic)?

The one with a user style sheet. :) Also, if visual UAs supported the
cite element's cite attribute (by giving access to the URI) then it
would be much more valuable by default.

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