[whatwg] <code> in "in body" insertion mode (8.2.5)

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Wed Feb 11 02:46:56 PST 2009

On Mon, 12 Jan 2009, Kartikaya Gupta wrote:
> "code" is listed in the formatting category of elements, but isn't dealt 
> with in the same way as other formatting elements when in the "in body" 
> insertion mode. Currently it will fall through to the "any other start 
> tag" case, so the note in that case that says "This element will be a 
> phrasing element" is incorrect.
> I'm assuming that the "code" element should be listed along with the 
> other formatting elements (b, big, em, etc.) for the "in body" insertion 
> mode. Is that correct?

On Fri, 16 Jan 2009, Kartikaya Gupta wrote:
> Oh, it's also missing from the end tags section (i.e. </code> when in 
> body insertion mode).

Fixed. Thanks.

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