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Re: <OL>, stylesheets, HTML3, Netscape2.0

From: T. Joseph W. Lazio <lazio@spacenet.tn.cornell.edu>
Date: Tue, 14 May 1996 16:21:30 -0400
Message-Id: <199605142021.QAA11666@ism.tn.cornell.edu>
To: boo@best.com
Cc: www-talk@w3.org, tm@rasips2.rasip.etf.hr, bseaton@hookup.net
>>>>> "WIK" == Walter Ian Kaye <boo@best.com> writes:

WIK> At 10:15p 05/13/96, Brendan Seaton wrote:
>> Mirsad Todorovac <tm@rasips2.rasip.etf.hr> wrote:
>>> Is there a way outside of CSS to change numbering style of <OL>
>>> elements, and/or bullet style of <UL> elements.
>>> I've tried with Netscape-2.0, and it fails to render even
>>> something that simple as <UL PLAIN> or <MENU> as specified in
>>> HTML3 draft (bullets remain).
>>  Internet Explorer does display <MENU> lists without bullets.
>> Incidentally, <MENU> is part of HTML _2.0_, not 3.0; the unbulleted
>> rendering is only a suggestion, however.

WIK> (First: there are so many cc'd people on this message I don't
WIK> know what to delete safely, so please excuse any duplicates
WIK> received...)

  [I took www-html off the list of recipients.]

WIK> I have noticed many web pages using <DL><DD> or sometimes
WIK> <BLOCKQUOTE> for indenting a block of text. How bad is this
WIK> usage?

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