Re: Proposed Text Flow Attributes for HTML 3.0

Kevin Atkinson (
Fri, 18 Aug 1995 15:51:54 -0400 (EDT)

On Fri, 18 Aug 1995, Benjamin C. W. Sittler wrote:

> Perhaps we should deprecate ALIGN instead... there's no reason text-only
> browsers couldn't parse stylesheets. After all, they can just ignore the
> image references, font references, and pixel references.
Well that is one opinion, lets see what others think.

Just consider the fact that the attributes like align, hang etc are
simple to use while style sheets are a bit more complicated and the align
tage is already used by many browsers.