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Re: FW: OL needs the start attribute

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Sat, 19 Oct 2002 09:14:46 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200210190814.g9J8EkI02529@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: www-html@w3.org

> In many ways, I think it is.  But way back in the day when <ol> was created,
> the web was much more simplistic, and it probably met the needs at the time.

HTML was simplistic by design; it was deliberately less powerful than word
processor and page descriptiion languages, to make it universal - otherwise
the sensible thing would have been to work with Adobe to add internet
hyperlinks to Acrobat.
Received on Saturday, 19 October 2002 05:06:58 UTC

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