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Re: FAQ about reasons behind CSS

From: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Tue, 05 Jul 2005 13:54:50 +0100
Message-ID: <42CA831A.6030806@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Mikko Rantalainen <mikko.rantalainen@peda.net>
CC: www-style@w3.org



Mikko Rantalainen wrote:

[snip]

 > Any closing tag could be easily replaced
 > with </> because it's clear in XHTML anyway which starting tag it should
 > be matched with...

Oh, if only ...  I have never understood why this simple shorthand
was omitted from HTML.  I suppose it's too late for it to happen now ...

Philip Taylor
Received on Tuesday, 5 July 2005 12:57:36 GMT

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