Re: extending CSS is unnecessary Re: Abbreviations and Acronyms: [techs] Latest HTML Techniques Draft

*Charles McCathieNevile*:
> <ruby class="acron">
> <rb>NATO</rb><rt>North Atlantic Treaty Organisation</rt></ruby>'s

That's not really better than

  <acronym title="North Atlantic Treaty Organisation">NATO</acronym>'s.

A UA should know to do the right thing when encountering




Because a UA can never know all initialisms, acronyms and other abbreviations
of every language, a author should be able to help it out---outside the
mark-up. It's quite similar to automatic hyphenation.

Received on Friday, 12 December 2003 08:39:38 UTC