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Re: Cleaning House

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 03 May 2007 15:23:57 +0100
Message-ID: <20070503152357.vkjf73p4ks68kocw@www.splintered.co.uk>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: www-html@w3.org, public-html@w3.org

Quoting Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>:

> We should also remain realistic. I've yet to see an editor that does
> that and has been successful. Both on the web and outside it. If in the
> future such an editor comes to exist we can always update the
> specification.

So how about, right here right now, moving the contentious <b>, <i>,  
<sub>, <sup> and <small> (did I miss any others?) under the  
"Presentational markup" section  
http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#presentational ? At  
least that starts marking them for what they are.

Patrick H. Lauke
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