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RE: white space handling

From: Nigel Peck - MIS Web Design <nigel@miswebdesign.com>
Date: Sun, 16 Mar 2003 23:15:22 -0000
To: "Jim Dabell" <jim-www-html@jimdabell.com>, <www-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <BFECLKEDIHDIPFDEBCFNOEFKDNAA.nigel@miswebdesign.com>

An explanation aimed at beginners here:
http://www.miswebdesign.com/resources/articles/web-design-xhtml-2-1.html

Cheers,
Nigel

MIS Web Design
http://www.miswebdesign.com/

> -----Original Message-----
> From: www-html-request@w3.org [mailto:www-html-request@w3.org]On Behalf
> Of Jim Dabell
> Sent: 13 March 2003 12:43
> To: www-html@w3.org
> Subject: Re: white space handling
> 
> 
> 
> On Friday 14 March 2003 4:45 am, Sigurd Lerstad wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I've tried to find something on white space handling in 
> html/xhtml (Just as
> > it is described for SVG), but I can't find anything useful.
> 
> "In order to avoid problems with SGML line break rules and 
> inconsistencies 
> among extant implementations, authors should not rely on user agents to 
> render white space immediately after a start tag or immediately 
> before an end 
> tag."
> 
> 	-- http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/struct/text.html#h-9.1
> 
> -- 
> Jim Dabell
> 
> 
Received on Sunday, 16 March 2003 18:16:01 GMT

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