Re: Bug 7034

On Mar 24, 2010, at 3:29 AM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> Also, do we really still need to have arguments over why  
> transitional doctypes are bad (they trigger an inferior rendering  
> mode for one) and why presentational markup is to be avoided?

I think I understand the value of avoiding quirks mode and almost  
standards mode, enough to explain it. I'm not sure I understand fully  
why presentational markup is to be avoided. Can you provide some  
reasons or point to a good reference?

I ask because I'm planning to make a wiki page that collects  
rationales for authoring conformance requirements.


Received on Wednesday, 24 March 2010 10:34:04 UTC