[thelist] Re: [css-d] wysiwyg xhtml editors. How should ENTER key affect markup???

Christian Heilmann info at onlinetools.org
Tue Mar 16 09:18:02 CST 2004

> This is the first line
> This should be a paragraph
> This should be a line break
> When this is pasted into my wysiwyg editor, the rich text translation from
> MS Word is as follows...
> <p>This is the first line, I just started typing</p>
> <p>This should be a paragraph. I clicked ENTER
> <br />This should be a line break, I clicked SHIFT+ENTER</p>
> Do you all agree with the MSWord interpretation of the Enter Key events?

Sounds good to me. However, I don't like linebreaks at all. They are a
visual element rather than logical markup, hence enter = new paragraph
makes sense, unless you start a list.

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