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Re: My thoughts on XHTML 2

From: kelvSYC <kelvsyc@shaw.ca>
Date: Wed, 22 Jan 2003 09:11:02 -0700
To: Christoph P*per <christoph.paeper@tu-clausthal.de>, W3 HTML Mailing List <www-html@w3.org>
Message-id: <BA5410A6.377F%kelvsyc@shaw.ca>

On 1/21/03 6:17 PM, "Christoph P*per" <christoph.paeper@tu-clausthal.de>

> If there's any mark-up in <hr/>, it's IMHO meant to be a section divider
> which I'd express with an empty <section/>. The relation between <br/> and
> <l/> is similar.
>> I was hoping <param> could go under any element as its first children,
>> seeing that <object> is pretty much universal now...
> What about nested objects?

I was thinking of something like (and using <div> as an example):

<div src="...">
    <param ... />
    <param ... />
    <div src="...">
        <param ... />
        ... And so on...

Isn't this what <object> does in the first place?

>>> <body id="one"><p id="start"> </p></body>
>>> <body id="two"><p id="start"> </p></body>
>>> body#one p#start {color: green}
>>> body#two p#start {color: red}
>> But that makes it so that your ID scope is now site-wide instead of
>> page-wide.
> I don't know exactly what you mean. You can have the same ids in different
> documents and still style them differently. I don't say this was a good
> solution.

But now you are wasting IDs so you can tell documents apart.
Received on Wednesday, 22 January 2003 11:11:05 UTC

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