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[whatwg] Web Applications 1.0 does not include <div>

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Dec 2006 18:18:13 +0100
Message-ID: <op.tkw6cn1e64w2qv@id-c0020.orange.nl>
On Thu, 21 Dec 2006 13:16:05 +0100, William Swanson <swansontec at gmail.com>  
> I see from the Wiki
> [http://wiki.whatwg.org/wiki/HTML_vs._XHTML#Obsolete_Elements] that
> the div element is currently obsolete. The spec itself does not
> formally define the <div> element anywhere, although it mentions <div>
> elements in a few processing rules. What is the status of this
> element? I cannot find any discussion of its fate in the mailing list
> archives.

I suppose it will be included. However, the editor once wrote: "Any time a  
div is the answer, there's a hole in HTML."

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Thursday, 21 December 2006 09:18:13 UTC

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