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Re: xhtml2

From: Mike Whitehurst <*@mike-whitehurst.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 10 Aug 2006 13:30:52 +0100
Message-ID: <001b01c6bc78$d38cdf40$0300a8c0@MIKE>
To: <www-html@w3.org>
i see, but isn't that duplication?

i read that as... "this is a level 2 section called Text"

"this is a section, this is a level 2 section called Text"

doesnt that render the heading tags equivalent to font tags ?
Mike Whitehurst

  ----- Original Message ----- 
  From: David Dorward 
  To: Mike Whitehurst 
  Cc: www-html@w3.org 
  Sent: Thursday, August 10, 2006 1:09 PM
  Subject: Re: xhtml2

  On Thu, Aug 10, 2006 at 12:47:13PM +0100, Mike Whitehurst wrote:
  >    ok, so... what's wrong with:
  >    h1 = page ... which perhaps should be the same as <title>
  >    h2 = section
  >    h3,h4,h5 = breaking up large sections.

  There are more elements to define (and to handle if you want to write
  software to, for instance, generate automatic tables of contents).
  There is an arbitrary limit on the number of sublevels a document can
  have. If you want to promote a subsection to a section (or demote, or
  make a page a subsection of another page) then you have to modify all
  the headings manually.

  David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk

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