[Standards-JIG] JEP-0071: class and rel attributes
ian.paterson at clientside.co.uk
Fri Jul 21 17:39:38 UTC 2006
> I've realized that it would be cool for XHTML-IM 
> to be able to embed microformats
Please can you explain why.
AFAICT, Microformats don't seem to fit with XHTML-IM's purpose. i.e.
"lightweight text markup" and "minimal structural elements and
presentational styles that can easily be rendered". IIRC this list agreed
that XHTML-IM is targeted towards styling typical short IM messages.
Many XHTML rendering agents will try to interpret the 'class' attribute as a
CSS style (even if the XHTML spec technically allows other uses for
Wasn't there some discussion of the possibility of a second XHTML JEP for
larger (email-like) messages? Perhaps that is the best home for
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