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XHTML2, ammendment to the blockquote example in 8.3

From: Ben Meadowcroft <cee.plus@virgin.net>
Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2003 10:53:46 +0100
Message-ID: <001a01c328ec$dcd5d520$0afe87d9@BensPC>
To: <www-html@w3.org>

<blockquote cite="http://www.example.com/tolkien/twotowers.html">
<p>They went in single file, running like hounds on a strong scent,
and an eager light was in their eyes. Nearly due west the broad
swath of the marching Orcs tramped its ugly slot; the sweet grass
of Rohan had been bruised and blackened as they passed.</p>

I propose a change in the cite attribute value to


This will promote the use of uris, in addition giving the isbn as the
citation source is arguably more correct and more persistant than the
current value.

Ben Meadowcroft
Received on Monday, 2 June 2003 05:53:48 UTC

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