Re: List Item (LI) Suggestion

Peter Flynn (
Tue, 13 Sep 94 09:21:46 EDT

[XLI needed?]
> Probably not. I agree that I can process the existing LI structure. It's
> simply harder than it seems it ought to be. I could be more explicit in
> authoring if I had an XLI with a mandatory end tag and browsers would have
> an easier time processing the output.

Some time ago I was set to beg for a ULI and an OLI to distinguish
between numbered and unnumbered items, because my copy of Author/Editor
doesn't appear to be able to use variable affixes on-screen depending on
the inheritance of an outer element. Then I realised why that was so
silly, when I dumped a file into TeX to print, where inheritance is

> So.. needed?? No. The changes I proposed for MENU and DIR are much more urgent.