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Re: UI WD - necessary extension

From: Matthew Brealey <webmaster@richinstyle.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Jul 2000 17:03:19 +0100
Message-ID: <397DBA47.325B@richinstyle.com>
To: Rasmus Kaj <kaj@raditex.se>
CC: www-style@w3.org
Rasmus Kaj wrote:
> But, with all respect, it still seems to me you are not doing the
> Right Thing ...
> What should be done is to tell the UA that the XML element _is_ (or
> should be rendered as) a specific form control, not that it has the
> same font, border, padding, etc as the wanted form control ...

No, that's not the case. That method is not flexible enough and
restricts you to existing HTML elements, which isn't cool.

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