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Re: document structure & presentation format [Re: Float overflowing behavior]

From: C. Bottelier <c.bottelier@iradis.org>
Date: Tue, 27 Aug 2002 22:28:47 +0200
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To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>

At 11:33 AM 8/27/02, Vadim Plessky wrote:
>|  > |  > Most documents do not have any structure, anyway.
>|  > |
>|  > |  Then we should stop pretending that they do.
>|  >
>|  > Good idea, BTW!
>|
>|  And we should author the documents in a pure presentation format like
>|  PDF then.  Why bother with markup if you don't care about the structure?
>
>
>I think if we take again Word Processor(WP)  paradigma, and add DTP 
>(Desktop Publishing System), than we will recognize that DTP has better 
>handling of document's structure than traditional WP.

How about TeX, LaTeX, and LOUT documents?

Christian.

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