Re: <pre>

Daniel W. Connolly (
Thu, 06 Oct 1994 17:08:39 -0500

In message <>, Peter Flynn writes:
>> The spec will say that CRLF is the correct way to break a line,
>> but it will encourage browser implementors to accept LF alone
>> as a linebreak, and caution authors and editor implementors
>> that CR alone will _not_ work. (right, Mike?)
>This sounds correct, but does this imply that incautious Mac users who
>make files containing plain ASCII text for PRE will have to insert LFs?

The way I understand it, this is the way it works today (see the
results of Corprew Reed's testing[1]). I see no reason to change it.


Date: Thu, 22 Sep 94 14:45:14 EDT
Message-id: <>
From: Corprew Reed <>
Subject: Re: Character Data