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Re: <q>

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Tue, 28 Oct 2008 08:14:03 -0700
Message-ID: <49072C3B.30907@mit.edu>
To: Thomas Broyer <t.broyer@gmail.com>
CC: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>

Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> Thomas Broyer wrote:
>> See also: http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/selector.html#lang which has an
>> example of how a CSS stylesheet would look like for German and French
>> (it is implied that q::before and q::after have their 'content'
>> property set to open-quote and close-quote respectively)
> Which makes it hard to use the CSS approach to give the quote the 
> punctuation of the embedding language...

Er, nevermind.  I should have read the CSS21 link more carefully.  ;)

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