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Re: indents

From: Paul Prescod <papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Date: Wed, 16 Apr 1997 10:22:52 -0400
Message-ID: <3354E0BC.C597E546@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
To: www-style@w3.org
nemo/Joel N. Weber II wrote:
> It's not clear to me exactly what the definition of a first paragraph
> is.
> 
> For example, in the following sample, which paragraphs are first paragraphs?

That depends on your stylesheet, if you are using a flexible stylesheet
language (like DSSSL) or the stylesheet language, if you are using a
fixed language like CSS.
 
> <HTML><HEAD></HEAD><BODY>
> 
> *1*<P>This is one paragraph.  It comes before a heading</P>
> 
> <H1>This is a heading</H1>
> 
> *2*<P>Here's another paragraph</P>
> 
> <P>OK, that's enough paragraphs.  I've very tired these days...</P>
> 
> </BODY></HTML>

*1* is a first-paragraph-in-element
*2* is a first-paragraph-in-sequence

 Paul Prescod
Received on Wednesday, 16 April 1997 10:20:28 GMT

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