Re: CSS and SGML document formatting
Scott E. Preece writes:
> From: Bert Bos <Bert.Bos@sophia.inria.fr>
> | > In particular: Is there material on the extension necessary to
> | > transport the semantics now implicit in HTML (e.g. BR is empty and
> | > rendered as a line break, H1 is a heading, etc.)?
> | The fact that BR is empty cannot be found in the style sheet, but must
> | be extracted from the DTD. The fact that H1 is a heading is a semantic
> | notion that is too abstract for the style sheet. The style sheet can
> | only try to make the H1 more visible.
> Still, I would hope that in validating CSS against its implied
> requirements you would have tried the exercise of expressing the
> "standard" browser presentation of HTML as CSS rules...
Of course, see the appendix:
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