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Re: Re: Re: samp, kbd, var and code

From: Peter Krantz <peter.krantz@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 23 Aug 2006 21:53:50 +0200
Message-ID: <7b9ad66d0608231253m707979fasa0b2c4527e1e749e@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-html@w3.org
Cc: jasper.magick@gmail.com

On 8/23/06, magick <jasper.magick@gmail.com> wrote:

> That is an obvious reason for <code> to be useful.  It lets human
> readers know what that line of text is, it's code for something.

Maybe I wasn't clear in my previous post. I am not arguing for their
removal out of this world, but rather out of the basic XHTML2
specification. I am well aware that they serve a purpose for people
marking up information from the compsci domain. The fact that they
belong to a specific domain makes it clear that they shouldn't be in
the foundation of a generic document markup specification.
Received on Wednesday, 23 August 2006 19:54:01 UTC

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