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Re: separator; Re: About XHTML 2.0

From: Rick Beton <richard.beton@roke.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 23 May 2005 18:28:32 +0100
Message-ID: <429212C0.5000001@roke.co.uk>
To: www-html@w3.org

Anne van Kesteren wrote:

> +1. Especially to the 'vague' argument. If there is needed something 
> different from SECTION that separates it should be a container element 
> as well. Not "another" empty element.

Having read the arguments of both sides of this debate and thought about 
them and my own experience, I can't see any clear need for an empty 
separator.  Drop it, I think.

(my 2p)

Occam's Razor: Ancient philosophical principle, often attributed to 
Occam, but used by many early thinkers: "/Entia non sunt multiplicanda 
praeter necessitatatem/" = No more things should be presumed to exist 
than are absolutely necessary.
...or: keep it simple, stupid!


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