W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > whatwg@whatwg.org > November 2004

[whatwg] [html5] thoughts

From: Laurens Holst <lholst@students.cs.uu.nl>
Date: Fri, 12 Nov 2004 23:20:17 +0100
Message-ID: <41953721.2090705@students.cs.uu.nl>
Thomas Scholz wrote:
> Ian Hickson schrieb:
>> I sometimes want to take quotes and put them into floats with huge
>> oversized quotemarks under the text at the top right and bottom
>> left (it's quite a common effect in glossy magazines). This can't
>> be done unless you can address the quotes directly somehow.
> What about an element <quote>?
> Oh, and +1 for <name>!

Isn't that what <cite> is for?

I'd like to see <file> though, and XHTML 2.0's <blockcode>, <section>
and <h>.

And <quote> is in XHTML 2.0 as well. I don't see any objections against it.

Actually, I'd rather just see XHTML 2.0 -_-;; (or an HTML 5.0 which has
the same syntax). Why re-invent the wheel.


Ushiko-san! Kimi wa doushite, Ushiko-san!!
Received on Friday, 12 November 2004 14:20:17 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Wednesday, 22 January 2020 16:58:37 UTC