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Re: Unrecognized font

From: <JAMESICUS@aol.com>
Date: Fri, 26 Oct 2001 01:28:12 EDT
Message-ID: <69.1cf08073.290a4e6c@aol.com>
To: www-validator@w3.org
CC: brewhaha@home.ecn.ab.ca
In a message dated 10/25/01 11:08:45 AM US Mountain Standard Time, 
brewhaha@home.ecn.ab.ca writes:

>   And this is a big BUT. Don't deprecate old features. Nothing is
>  worse than forcing people to upgrade their web pages for browsers that
>  don't support old features. Take the <LINK rev=made ...> tag for instance. 
>  It would be nice if pages were required to provide a return address, even
>  if it's bogus@dev.nul . The <center> tag was deprecated. What for?
>  WordPerfect supports about three types of centering. It also centers pages
>  vertically and entries within tables can be centered.

The Validator doesn't do any of that -- you need to read the appropriate W3C 
HTML/XHTML Specifications and Recommendations to understand the rationale and 
requirements. I provide a list of links to the most frequently used W3C/ISO 
Specifications and Recommendations at ..........


James Pickering

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