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Re: <hr /> and WD-xhtml2-20021218

From: Toby Inkster <tobyink@goddamn.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 01 Jan 2003 10:07:22 +0000
Message-ID: <3E12BDDA.8060104@goddamn.co.uk>
To: Alexander Savenkov <w3@hotbox.ru>
CC: www-html@w3.org

Alexander Savenkov wrote:
> I think you meant to say:
> <p>Block of text</p>
> <p class="empty">------------------</p>
> <p>More text after a horizontal rule</p>
> and in CSS:
> .empty { display: none }
> 
> What's the purpose of "object type='special'" then?

This way a theoretical XHTML browser that does not support CSS will just 
display "-----------------", whereas my way an XHTML browser that does 
not support CSS will be able to draw a proper horizontal rule.

-Toby
Received on Wednesday, 1 January 2003 05:01:56 GMT

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