Re: textured backgrounds

Peter Flynn (
Wed, 18 Jan 95 04:53:04 EST

> #3 adds more presentation attributes to the DTD,
> which I thought was a Bad Thing. (It also adds

Where did this impression come from? I'd far rather see
presentation-oriented matter in attributes (like <em rend="italic">)
than in hard-coded tags like <i>

> more embedded URL attributes, which I also think
> is a Bad Thing, but that's just my opinion.)

Nasty to parse: can't we start a campaign to use the same attribute
name for all URL attributes?

> Why don't you like <LINK> for this purpose?

That's a _much_ better place to put it.