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[whatwg] caption (was: How not to fix HTML)

From: Matthew Paul Thomas <mpt@myrealbox.com>
Date: Sat, 4 Nov 2006 06:19:38 -0800
Message-ID: <56100f159fb21a42735b3374bf944b2b@myrealbox.com>
On Nov 1, 2006, at 7:50 PM, Michel Fortin wrote:
>
> Le 1 nov. 2006 ? 22:01, Jonathan Worent a ?crit :
> ...
>> or make the association implicit by using the for attribute
>> <embed id="funnyVid" ...>
>> <caption for="funnyVid">A funny video of a man being hit in the groin 
>> by a football</caption>

That would work for the current page layouts of YouTube and Google 
Video.

> I think what would work best for this is the <figure> element I've 
> proposed back in june:
>
>     <figure>
>       <caption>Some caption here</caption>
>       ...
>     </figure>
> ...

That would not. (At least, not without some tricky CSS.)

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Matthew Paul Thomas
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