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Re: My thoughts on XHTML 2

From: Joris Huizer <joris_huizer@yahoo.com>
Date: Thu, 23 Jan 2003 01:56:03 -0800 (PST)
Message-ID: <20030123095603.78298.qmail@web20209.mail.yahoo.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai@escape.com>, www-html@w3.org


--- fantasai <fantasai@escape.com> wrote:
> 
> Kelvin Chung wrote:
> >
> > 1. Is there any point to having <sub> or <sup>?  I
> cannot find any real
> > semantic value in these two elements.
> 
>   "The mass of the large block is
> <var>m<sub>1</sub></var>..."
> 
>   9ft<sup>2</sup>
> 
>   C<sub>6</sub>H<sub>12</sub>O<sub>6</sub>
> 

Even though <sub> and <sup> may be a bit
presentational - but using <index> tags doesn't make
much sence. And it's not only used for formulas: What
about 2<sup>nd</sup> ?

regards,

Joris

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