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Re: About list inside a paragraph

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:05:28 +0100
Message-ID: <CA+ri+Vmtk_eMVBaupN0PSb54SAQwVX6vWZf+itnAnYGv4CDMRA@mail.gmail.com>
To: James Cobban <webmaster@jamescobban.net>
Cc: HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
On 25 September 2016 at 23:03, James Cobban <webmaster@jamescobban.net>
wrote:

> The <ul> and <ol> tags are peers of the <p> and cannot appear within a
> <p>. In HTML a <ul> or <ol> tag *terminates* an unclosed <p> tag as if
> immediately preceded by a </p>
>

The parsing of the p element in browsers was set in stone many years back
and cannot be changed as it will break too many HTML documents.

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Regards

SteveF
Current Standards Work @W3C
<http://www.paciellogroup.com/blog/2015/03/current-standards-work-at-w3c/>
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