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Re: what is dt?

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2009 14:33:11 +0300
Cc: "Lars Gunther" <gunther@keryx.se>, public-html@w3.org
Message-Id: <1C188274-D35A-4A5C-A388-A6A3D09AB4D6@iki.fi>
To: "Bruce Lawson" <brucel@opera.com>
On Sep 17, 2009, at 14:25, Bruce Lawson wrote:

> The current crop of browsers all have parsing problems with the  
> initial proposal of re-using legend, which means that details and  
> figure are unworkable in all current browsers. Therefore, no-one  
> will use the new element. For me, details is a highly useful beast.

Surely authors shouldn't use <details> before UAs ship support for it.  
<figure>, on the other hand, makes sense without native UA support,  
since it is useful as a mere styling hook.

Henri Sivonen
Received on Thursday, 17 September 2009 11:33:57 UTC

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