Re: A little wish for short end tags (Was: RE: SDD bogus)
At 10:38 PM 5/8/98 +0200, Jarle Stabell wrote: >I would love to see empty end tags making it into the standard in the >future. In many cases, one only marks up single words, and then empty end >tags would justify having longer and more descriptive GI's, when forced to >write both start and end tags fully, one may be too tempted to use >"cryptic"/abbreviated GI's. If you're going to ask for empty end tags for this, then why not go all the way and reinstate NET-enabled start tags? <Para>asd asdfasd <A.word.that.I.want.to.mark/theword/ and this is not marked</Para> Markup minimization is a slippery slope--in for a penny, in for a pound. Cheers, E. -- <Address HyTime=bibloc> W. Eliot Kimber, Senior Consulting SGML Engineer ISOGEN International Corp. 2200 N. Lamar St., Suite 230, Dallas, TX 95202. 214.953.0004 www.isogen.com </Address> xml-dev: A list for W3C XML Developers. To post, mailto:xml-dev@i... Archived as: http://www.lists.ic.ac.uk/hypermail/xml-dev/ To (un)subscribe, mailto:majordomo@i... the following message; (un)subscribe xml-dev To subscribe to the digests, mailto:majordomo@i... the following message; subscribe xml-dev-digest List coordinator, Henry Rzepa (mailto:rzepa@i...)
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