Well-Formed SNAFU

Tim Bray tbray at textuality.com
Sat Jun 5 19:11:31 BST 1999

At 10:10 AM 6/5/99 -0500, WorldNet wrote:
>I've noticed that Netscape Communicator 4.x ignores <br/> and haven't tried
>same with IE4.x as I've upgraded to IE5. What techniques are going to be
>developed to account for this backwards compatibility issue 

Admittedly a kludge, but "<br />" (note the space) works just
fine.  <br></br> kind of works, but in legacy browsers actually 
inserts *two* blank lines (sigh). -T.

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