Re: Change bars

Dave_Raggett (
Fri, 6 Aug 93 18:39:14 BST

Jim Davis, commenting on Tom's suggestion:

> Procedural markup like <em strikeout> would not allow this. Semantic
> markup will. I regret that I don't have a specific proposal of my own
> as to how to do this markup.

I would like to suggest using the HTML+ EM tag:

a) two new logical roles: "deletion", "addition"

b) a new rendering hint: strikeout

e.g. <em role=deletion strikeout>old text</em> and then a bit later
some <em role=addition> new text</em>.

Dave Raggett