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Re: hr, fieldset, legend, sub, sup not to be removed XHTML Basic

From: <trejkaz@xaoza.net>
Date: Thu, 4 Nov 2004 09:52:14 +1100
To: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <20041103225214.GA20543@dev.xaoza.net>
At Wed, Nov 03, 2004 at 06:58:00PM +0100, Asbj?rn Ulsberg wrote:
> 
> I don't think <hr> is very useful in XHTML 2.0, but in XHTML 1.x and HTML  
> it certainly was, to some respect. Not just as a visual horisontal ruler,  
> but also as a content separator or divider.

Only because people didn't tend to realise that you can use the start of one
element and the end of another as a "divider".  If your document has two
sections, put the sections in their own <div/> elements, and magically you
have a divider without needing a <hr/>.

TX

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