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[whatwg] <h1> to <h6> in <body>

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 31 Mar 2005 20:04:03 -0500
Message-ID: <424C9E03.9030107@inkedblade.net>
James Graham wrote:
> Ian Hickson wrote:
>> I've reached the point in my ambitious attempt at defining HTML's 
>> elements for the Web Apps spec [1] where I have to define <h1> - <h6>.
>> There are two big issues here:
>> 1. What do <h1> to <h6> mean in a <body>?
>> 2. What do <h1> to <h6> mean in a <section>?
> Incidentially, unless I was convinced otherwise in some way that I've 
> now forgotten, I believe that question 1 and 2 should be the same i.e. 

I second this. As Anne noted once on IRC, it should be possible to copy-paste
the article-text of an existing HTML document into a <section> element and
have all the elements inside retain the same relative semantics.

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