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Re: separator/seperator Re: About XHTML 2.0

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Thu, 26 May 2005 10:03:10 +0200
Message-ID: <429582BE.7070101@annevankesteren.nl>
To: Orion Adrian <orion.adrian@gmail.com>
CC: www-html@w3.org

Orion Adrian wrote:
> How? And then why?
> 
> Images, sub-documents, flash media and form elements are all content
> and they can't be represented by non-markup. That an the content that
> is separator can be represented multiple ways and if you don't turn it
> into markup then you can't change its look or how it's presented
> aurally.

Markup is used to point to them and to provide alternate content. By, 
for example:

  <object src="foo"> fallback </object>

'foo' is the actual content here, not the OBJECT element.


-- 
  Anne van Kesteren
  <http://annevankesteren.nl/>
Received on Thursday, 26 May 2005 08:03:10 UTC

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