[rfc-i] On blockquotes and notes for v3
julian.reschke at gmx.de
Tue Feb 25 01:43:10 PST 2014
On 2014-02-24 23:09, Nico Williams wrote:
> On Monday, February 24, 2014, Paul Kyzivat <pkyzivat at alum.mit.edu
> <mailto:pkyzivat at alum.mit.edu>> wrote:
> On 2/24/14 1:01 PM, Nico Williams wrote:
> No, I want nesting of t and blockquote (since one might quoted
> quoting of someone else) to express indentation. Indentation
> (and by
> how much!) is an output format rendering detail! Our inputs need to
> express semantics (the following is a quote, or the following
> needs to
> be inset/indented/whatever to distinguish it from surrounding
> text, ...).
> This doesn't work for me.
> <t> describes a *paragraph*. A blockquote is often a standalone
> paragraph. It would be annoying to have to write
> I didn't say you'd have to do that. I want to be able to do this:
> <section ...>
> <t>This is a paragraph.</>
> <blockquote cite="...">This is a quote.</blockquote>
> <t>Blah blah
> <t>Indented stuff</>
> more blah blah</>
> I don't want to have an indent="6" or whatever attribute.
<blockquote> needs to take block-level elements as content, because
what's quoted might be multiple paragraphs.
Best regards, Julian
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