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Re: XHTML2 lists

From: Curtis C. Hovey <chovey@cox.net>
Date: 02 Oct 2002 15:39:49 -0400
To: www-html <www-html@w3.org>
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On Wed, 2002-10-02 at 15:06, Liorean wrote:
> There a thing about the definition lists that I think you should correct, 
...
> the latest heading tag. That behavior would be semantically more correct if 
> you instead had a definition container of some sort for each set of dt with 
> corresponding dd(s).
> 
> Example:
> <dl>
>    <def>
>      <dt>java</dt>
>      <dd>1. An island</dd>
>      <dd>2. A kind of coffee</dd>
>      <dd>3. A programming language</dd>
>    <def>
>    <def>
>      <dt>blah</dt>
>      <dd>description of blah</dd>
>    </def>
> </dl>

This syntax is much clearer that in the draft.  I think XHTML 2.0 should
use Liorean's proposal.

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