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RE: BR element and generated content

From: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@exchange.microsoft.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2007 13:23:26 -0700
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>, www-style Mailing List <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <04F36FB4ED0F85459AA447F72711526F010F4803B428@DF-GRTDANE-MSG.exchange.corp.microsoft.com>

I should take that back - there isn't a behavior defined enough to be compliant or not.

It seems everybody here agrees though that generated content shouldn't be applicable to <BR> so when this behavior is in fact defined I expect it is to be defined that way.

-----Original Message-----
From: Boris Zbarsky [mailto:bzbarsky@MIT.EDU]
Sent: Friday, October 12, 2007 1:12 PM
To: Alex Mogilevsky; www-style Mailing List
Subject: Re: BR element and generated content

Alex Mogilevsky wrote:
> I means though that Opera's implementation which allows adding content before/after <br> is not standards-compliant.

I see nothing in the standard prohibiting it, frankly.  Can you point me to the
text I'm missing?

CSS doesn't define _what_ elements are replaced, just what to do with one that is.

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