[whatwg] Problem in the Section "4 Elements of HTML => 4.4 Sections => 4.4.2 The Section element

Tim Leverett zzzzbov at gmail.com
Thu Sep 13 11:04:16 PDT 2012

I assume you're referring to tags written as:


The reason for this is to prevent undesired whitespace in markup, while
preserving indentation. Whitespace in HTML is preserved between tags, but
it is not preserved within.

On Thu, Sep 13, 2012 at 1:43 PM, Kevin Deamandel <kdeamndl at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello Contributors.
> I recently started checking the specs and i can't help but notice the
> weird formation of the tags in this section
> http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#dfnReturnLink-10
> can anybody tell me if this is known/on purpous
> Thanks,
> Kevin Deamandel

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