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Re: XHTML 2.0 considered harmful

From: (wrong string) äper <christoph.paeper@tu-clausthal.de>
Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2003 08:26:05 +0100
Message-ID: <035d01c2bd30$88014660$3ef4ae8b@heim4.tuclausthal.de>
To: "Albert Lunde" <Albert-Lunde@northwestern.edu>, <www-html@w3.org>

Albert Lunde:
> In theory, XSLT has the power to put the information anywhere you
> please and generate new ids or classes as needed, in practice
> it's probably easier to keep the generated additions to content/style
> nearby in the document tree.

Yeah, that's probably the reason for so many XML/XSLT generated sites being
a div & span element and style attribute mess. => The style attribute
promotes bad style. (I'm not saying here that that alone was reason enough
to drop it.)

Christoph Päper
Received on Thursday, 16 January 2003 02:25:48 UTC

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