[whatwg] limitations of <del> and <ins> (was: Re: [WA1] INS/DEL and omitted </p> tags)

Anne van Kesteren fora at annevankesteren.nl
Sat Mar 11 12:02:25 PST 2006

Quoting Ivan Sagalaev <Maniac at SoftwareManiacs.Org>:
>> Yeah, I think the Mozilla behaviour on this was actually more 
>> correct, but less useful (and less compatible) overall.
> In fact usefullness of <ins> and <del> is pretty limited anyway. For 
> example you can't add a row to a table or an item to a list since 
> neither <table> nor <ul> can't contain <ins>... Can this be helped 
> somehow?

That could be solved using an attribute I guess, similar to "edit" in 
some XHTML
2.0 proposal. Inserting and removing table cells on the other hand...

Anne van Kesteren

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