Re: Underline element.

On Jan 14, 2008 6:16 PM, Philip Taylor (Webmaster) <> wrote:
> Olivier GENDRIN wrote:
> > If we care about waving underlines for chinese, we could also care to
> > have a cartouche around names in old egyptian...
> or to be able to render pages in Boustrophedon style ?
> Come on, Olivier, Chinese is a living language that
> is used daily by over one billion people; surely it
> is not too much to ask that their needs are recognised,
> rather than being cavalierly dismissed by comparing
> them to the needs of a society that existed thousands
> of years ago ...
> Philip TAYLOR

Anyway, this is presentation, so it has to be handled by UA or CSS,
not by the HTML 5 specification. We just have to give them a tool to
guess that 'this is a name'. And this is the only question that is in
scope of the WG.

Olivier G.

Received on Monday, 14 January 2008 17:31:10 UTC