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Re: Comments on textArea vs flowText

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Sat, 30 Apr 2005 08:53:37 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200504300753.j3U7rbO04318@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: www-svg@w3.org

> Speaking as one who has studied linguistics, let me asssure you that HTML's
> semantics are woefully inadequate. It does a passable job on superficial

The reality, though, is that most authors of HTML don't understand
linguistics enough to even use the limited features in HTML; most authors
markup directly for presentation.  (HTML was, of course, deliberately
limited to try to make it easy to learn.)
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