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Re: longcode and longquote instead of blockcode and blockquote

From: Orion Adrian <orion.adrian@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 7 Jul 2005 18:22:12 -0400
Message-ID: <abd6c80105070715222f5ea9a2@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-html@w3.org

On 7/7/05, David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk> wrote:
> 
> On Thu, Jul 07, 2005 at 06:12:30PM -0400, Orion Adrian wrote:
> 
> > Rather than <blockquote> why not <longquote> or better yet <quote
> > length="long">?
> 
> > I think it captures the semantics better. I'm making it block
> > because it's long.
> 
> I use block quotes because they contain paragraphs, or blocks of code
> - i.e. becuase I'm quoting blocks - not due to their length.

If that's the case then wouldn't <codeblock> or <quoteblock> be more accurate?

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Orion Adrian
Received on Thursday, 7 July 2005 22:22:15 GMT

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