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Re: [XHTML2] On the subject of handling quotations

From: Ineke van der Maat <inekemaa@xs4all.nl>
Date: Sat, 13 Dec 2003 02:13:18 +0100
Message-ID: <009601c3c116$4ba2af20$1d197e50@ineke>
To: <ernestcline@mindspring.com>
Cc: <www-html@w3.org>

Hello Ernest,
You wrote:
>This would mean going back to the having the user agent provide the
> quoting characters as specified in HTML 4/XHTML 1 for the <q> element.
> There are two main problems with this. The first is that a commonly
used
> user agent for HTML 4 has never supported adding the quotes, nor the
> associated CSS quotes property.

I use this for inline quotations till IE is able to handle the <q>
element.
<q>
    <!--[if IE]>&quot;<![endif]-->Is this a solution?<!--[if
IE]>&quot;<![endif]-->
</q>

Greetings
Ineke van der Maat
Received on Friday, 12 December 2003 20:03:58 GMT

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