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Re: code and blockcode

From: Laurens Holst <lholst@students.cs.uu.nl>
Date: Tue, 12 Jul 2005 09:58:03 +0200
Message-ID: <42D3780B.5030308@students.cs.uu.nl>
To: Simon Siemens <Simon.Siemens@web.de>
Cc: XHTML-Liste <www-html@w3.org>

Simon Siemens schreef:
> However omitting this attribute doesn't make much sense to me, because 
> we could step back to pre then. There is no advantage for any user agent 
> (compared to pre). And I think adding this attribute is not a huge step 
> for us but a reasonable benefit for some user agents (as pointed out 
> above).

Except that pre doesn’t say ‘it’s a block of code’ but ‘it’s a 
preformatted block of text’. The difference is in the semantics...


~Grauw

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