Re: HTML Display - Text Formatting, Background, and Graphics
Mon, 14 Nov 94 14:16:19 EST

Corprew Reed writes:
> Bill P. says:
> @ With regards to justification, Chris Wilson and I were talking about how
> @ to do alignment without the full paragraph break inherent in a <p> or <h?>
> @ tag. We came up with the idea for an <align></align> tag, with a ROLE
> @ attribute, that can be center|right|left|justify|indent, just like the
> @ align tag on <p> and <h?>. I mentioned this to eric bina in chicago as an
> @ alternative to the <center></center> tag, since it is much more extensible.
> @ Wouldn't want to have to have <right></right>, <justify></justify>, and
> @ <indent></indent>. :)
> Out of curiousity, how would this be different than adding align to
> <br>? This would be a simpler change to the DTD and would mirror the
> align in <p>.

You could, but I think it is a little clearer from a structure standpoint
to have it in a container, not two separate <br> tags.

-BIll P.