[whatwg] Using X3D in XHTML documents

Matthew Raymond mattraymond at earthlink.net
Sun Jun 5 18:49:27 PDT 2005

Ian Hickson wrote:
> On Sun, 5 Jun 2005, Matthew Raymond wrote:
>>My concern is that the various working groups (Web3D, WHATWG, et cetera) 
>>will play pass the buck on this issue. Can we create a generic spec for 
>>displaying 3D information in a 2D window? We could allow the X3D spec or 
>>other specs to override if they needed to.
> We can put something in our "rendering" section (not yet existant) that 
> gives recommended behaviour for X3D-in-CSS until the X3D and CSS groups 
> get around to doing so themselves, sure. But personally I would have no 
> idea how to do so, so someone is going to have to write draft text. :-)

    I suppose I can write something up as a starting point...

>>The <div> element is not the right element for what?
> Well, the <div> element is meaningless, so it isn't the right element for 
> anything, unless it has some sort of semantics hung off the side of it 
> (e.g. if it has the title="" attribute or the lang="" attribute or some 
> such).

    Actually, I was wondering why I put the <div> in my example in the 
first place, and what I didn't understand is why you thought it was of 
any significance within the example.

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