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Re: [whatwg] <font> (was Support Existing Content)

From: Philip Taylor (Webmaster) <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Tue, 01 May 2007 11:52:20 +0100
Message-ID: <46371BE4.2070304@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: public-html@w3.org

Adrian Sutton wrote:

 > If you outlaw the <font> tag, you'll just get <span style="font-family:
 > ...."> instead which has no more semantic benefit and is far more difficult
 > to work with.

I'm sorry, I disagree : I can disable document-embedded CSS in
my browser, if I find a document difficult or impossible
to read -- I don't believe there is any corresponding proposal
to allow browser users to specify which sub-set of tags the
browser should ignore.

Philip Taylor
Received on Tuesday, 1 May 2007 10:52:38 UTC

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