[rfc-i] <postalbody>

Paul Hoffman paul.hoffman at vpnc.org
Sun Feb 16 12:45:04 PST 2014


On Feb 16, 2014, at 11:49 AM, Nico Williams <nico at cryptonector.com> wrote:

> On Sun, Feb 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke at gmx.de> wrote:
>>> 2.31. <postalbody>
>>> 
>>> 
>>>   A method for presenting a postal address without using <street>,
>>>   <city>, <region>, <code>, and <country> elements.  Processors will
>>>   maintain horizontal whitespace and line breaks in the text of the
>>>   <postalbody> element.
>> 
>> That's a bit weird. As whitespace this becomes an element that can not be
>> indented in the source file. that is:
>> 
>> [...]
>> 
>> ...will not produce what's intended.
>> 
>> I believe it would be better to have <postalline>, where whitespace is not
>> significant, and allow that to repeat.
> 
> Or just <t>...

The <t> element causes a vertical space after the line. Or were you suggesting <t style="postal">, or that "<t> inside of <address> means no line after"?

--Paul Hoffman


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