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Re: Re: [XHTML 2.0] emphesis

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Fri, 23 Jun 2006 15:01:14 +0100
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On Fri, Jun 23, 2006 at 06:31:45AM -0700, Jonathan Worent wrote:
> One of the reasons for suggesting this is so the level
> of emphesis is explicit. 

How is <em level="2" /> more explicit than <em><em /></em>?

> Rather that relying on css which may or may not be interpreted.

There is no reliance here. It simply describes a way to tell the user
about certain semantics in a document. There is no reason why a user
agent could not do that by default.

David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
Received on Friday, 23 June 2006 14:29:04 UTC

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