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Re: <br> and generated-content

From: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
Date: Tue, 01 Jul 2008 10:13:35 +0200
Message-ID: <4869E72F.5000906@disruptive-innovations.com>
To: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@exchange.microsoft.com>
Cc: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>

Alex Mogilevsky wrote:

> This would pretty much mean <br> is a real element, not a magic construct. I welcome that line of thought.

Even if it is really a magic construct, it's not understandable from an
author's point of view if ::before and ::after don't apply to <br>.
<br> is in the DOM, insertable and manageable just like any other
element. GC must apply and be rendered.

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