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Re: Re: Re: Formatting differences between preview and display

by sauoq (Abbot)
on Sep 27, 2002 at 02:17 UTC ( #201107=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re: Formatting differences between preview and display
in thread Formatting differences between preview and display

Actually, I'm not kidding, there really WASN'T a /p tag.

Heh. Yeah, that was back before there was a BR tag too. In fact, the P tag basically functioned as a BR. But by the time the first HTML RFC was published, BR was ubiquitous and paragraph breaks became paragraphs and were no longer empty elements. Sure, the /P end tag has remained optional but that's just no excuse. ;-)

Now, if I could just teach myself to write those BRs as <br/>. . .

-sauoq
"My two cents aren't worth a dime.";


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by Aristotle (Chancellor) on Sep 27, 2002 at 05:22 UTC
    Or even better <br />. :-)

    Makeshifts last the longest.

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