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[whatwg] Changes from HTML4 wiki page

From: Kristof Zelechovski <giecrilj@stegny.2a.pl>
Date: Wed, 29 Oct 2008 01:32:58 +0100
What should the browser do with a label containing markup, assuming the
operating systems allows plain text labels only?

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[mailto:whatwg-bounces at lists.whatwg.org] On Behalf Of Ian Hickson
Sent: Wednesday, October 29, 2008 1:09 AM
To: Kristof Zelechovski
Subject: Re: [whatwg] Changes from HTML4 wiki page

On Thu, 10 May 2007, Kristof Zelechovski wrote:
> Note that the "presentation reflects platform" rule is unacceptable 
> either since that essentially means that markup is not allowed in the 
> label, except for the control that is being labeled.

The "presentation reflects platform" rule is the whole point of media and 
device independent markup. It's the whole point of HTML.
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