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Re: DogFood, take 2

From: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>
Date: Thu, 06 Dec 2007 22:56:19 +0100
Message-ID: <47587003.5030900@kosek.cz>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
CC: Sam Ruby <rubys@us.ibm.com>, public-html <public-html@w3.org>
Ian Hickson wrote:

> What we could do is simply say that any run of inline content between 
> block-level content implies a paragraph (though without a <p> element 
> appearing in the DOM), 

Or we can go back to SGML and have even such implied <p> in the DOM ;-D

On a more serious line -- why to bother with implicit paragraph when it
doesn't alter DOM and CSS rendering? If the only reason is validation
then schema (yes, markup language should have schema IMHO) should be


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