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Re: Name-value lists

From: Asbjørn Ulsberg <asbjorn@tigerstaden.no>
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2004 08:14:31 +0200
To: "Anne van Kesteren" <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Cc: "HTML List" <www-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <opseeoyhvzuvpchu@quark>

On Wed, 15 Sep 2004 20:09:22 +0200, Anne van Kesteren  
<fora@annevankesteren.nl> wrote:

> Have you seen the DI element?

Yes. How does that give us the right semantics? I thought its purpose was  
to wrap <dt> and <dd> pairs. Does it have any semantical value? If so,  
where is that defined?

> I agree that the defined semantics for the DL, DI, DT, DD elements are a
> bit weird, but structurally they are fine, I guess.

Yes, structurally, it's perfect. But since DL means «Definition List», you  
can't really squeeze the lines of Romeo and Juliet into them, imho.

Asbjørn Ulsberg    -=|=-     http://virtuelvis.com/quark/
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