[whatwg] <nostyle> consideration

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Mon Jul 27 17:04:21 PDT 2009

On Sun, 12 Jul 2009, Joshua Brickner wrote:
> A tag like <nostyle> would useful to 'reset' the styles for the specifed 
> part of the document.
> Essentially it would clear any inherited styles from being applied to 
> it's contents. This idea is not quite the same as the one proposed but 
> I've sometimes had a need for something like this.
> A better name might be <styleless> or <nostyles>

This seems like CSS feature. I would recommend proposing this use case to 
the CSS working group. I don't think HTML is the appropriate place to 
address this problem.

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