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Re: Nullifying insidious HTML 3.2 constructs

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Fri, 18 Feb 2005 14:12:14 +0100
Message-ID: <4215E9AE.3090803@annevankesteren.nl>
To: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
CC: www-style@w3.org

Philip TAYLOR wrote:
> Unable to physically prevent some of my less CSS-aware
> colleagues from continuing to exploit HTML 3.2 low-level
> markup such as <FONT>, <B>, <I> and <U>, I suddenly
> realised on the way home last night that I could
> nullify their worst efforts : the following snippet must,
> I am sure, have been suggested years ago, yet I am unaware
> of any references to it :
> 
> [snip]

Heh, they can be useful though:
  <http://mpt.net.nz/archive/2004/05/02/b-and-i>

Not always, but sometimes.


-- 
  Anne van Kesteren
  <http://annevankesteren.nl/>
Received on Friday, 18 February 2005 13:12:37 GMT

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