[whatwg] Allow trailing slash in always-empty HTML5 elements?

Mike Schinkel mikeschinkel at gmail.com
Tue Dec 5 03:30:15 PST 2006

>> http://lachy.id.au/log/2005/12/xhtml-beginners

Thanks. BTW, have you viewed your page in IE7?  Your right side menu bar is
displayed at the bottom below your content.  In Firefox, it's okay.

>> >> This means that you lose any benefits that hinge on you only having 
>> >> to ensure targeting XHTML_all.
>> > 
>> > That benefit is so huge it can't even be easily calculated.
>> What benefits are there and what makes them so huge?

As I stated, "less for people to learn."  It's huge because you multiple
times the number of people needing to learn it, each having to learn
additional.  Anyway, we have strayed off course. I think Ian has us back on
-Mike Schinkel

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