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[Bug 8404] Refocus the figure element back to being a figure

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Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2009 22:02:55 +0000
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--- Comment #9 from Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>  2009-11-30 22:02:54 ---
(In reply to comment #8)

> However, if there is a wish to be less restrictive then allowing math or table
> doesn't seem horrible.Docbook allows for informal equations or tables in a
> figure. As HTML reasonably lacks formal and informal forms of table or math it
> seems reasonable to allow both in a figure. For example a figure might contain
> a graph, with a corresponding equation or table as part of the figure.

I think the HTML equivalent of a DocBook informal table would be one with no
<caption>. I think all HTML+MathML equations would be the equivalent of DocBook
informal. So they should probably both be allowed.

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