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Re: Property suggestions

From: Sue Sims <sjacct@worldnet.att.net>
Date: Thu, 22 Oct 1998 07:10:27 -0400
Message-ID: <362F12A3.1488D6@worldnet.att.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
Braden N. McDaniel wrote:
...re: Jelks

> > So you think that CSS2's generated content is bad?  As in:
> >
> >       Q:before { content: open-quote; }
> >       Q:after  { content: close-quote; }
> 
[...]
> > How else would you specify quote marks for Q's?
 
> IMO, you usually shouldn't. 
...
Exactly. From http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/struct/text.html#edef-Q

"Visual user agents must ensure that the content of the Q element is
rendered with delimiting quotation marks. Authors should not
put quotation marks at the beginning and end of the content of a Q
element. "
-- 
Sue Sims
http://css.nu/
Received on Thursday, 22 October 1998 07:13:01 GMT

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