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Re: A possible presentational hints proposal for CSS 2.1

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 8 Oct 2002 14:32:27 +0000 (GMT)
To: Rijk van Geijtenbeek <rijk@iname.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0210081431120.9192-100000@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Tue, 8 Oct 2002, Rijk van Geijtenbeek wrote:
> As I understand it, that's the one thing that should be included again
> in future XHTML versions. In many circumstances, numbering is *not*
> presentational. The obvious example is legal documents. [...]
> But HTML (even XHTML) documents should be usuable without the
> associated stylesheet. CSS2.1 is about codifying the current
> situation. IMHO start, span rowspan and colspan can not be missed.

Ok, if we decide to go with this proposal (and it is still just one of
several proposals being discussed) then I'll suggest we add span, colspan,
rowspan, start and value back to the list.

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