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RE: WYSIWYG editing: execCommand & co

From: Frederico Caldeira Knabben <fredck@fckeditor.net>
Date: Wed, 14 May 2008 16:56:43 +0200
To: "'Anne van Kesteren'" <annevk@opera.com>, "'Justin James'" <j_james@mindspring.com>, <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <7EC3F3FB0A31420E91F4F5D32E84CE99@fredcknote>

> FWIW, I don't think that generating <span style="font-size:small"> is any
> better than generating <font size="2">.

I completely agree with you Anne. One thing that I've understood about this
is that it is a matter of preference. So, it is not up to the UA or the
specs to decide with element to use. Let's leave the end user decide it.
That's why execCommand('bold') and similar things are useless. 

Frederico Caldeira Knabben
Project Manager, FCKeditor
Received on Wednesday, 14 May 2008 14:57:20 UTC

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