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RE: <NOBR> - Returning to the question....

From: Toby A Inkster <tobyink@goddamn.co.uk>
Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2004 16:03:08 +0100
To: www-html@w3.org
Message-Id: <1082214187.6999.5.camel@ophelia.g5n.co.uk>
On Mon, 2004-04-12 at 19:20, Jukka K. Korpela wrote:
> On Mon, 12 Apr 2004, Ian Hickson wrote:
> > In effect it is an "escape" from HTML's
> > user agent stylesheet.
> Really? I thought <pre> existed long before style sheets were a reality.

Before CSS for sure, but user agents have always used style sheets in
some form or another -- albeit often encoded in the agent's internal
logic rather than in some formal language editable to the end user. (And
CSS was not the earliest implementation of such a style sheet language.)

Toby A Inkster BSc (Hons) ARCS
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