[tei-council] P5 use of rend in examples

Sebastian Rahtz sebastian.rahtz at oucs.ox.ac.uk
Sun Nov 13 12:37:03 EST 2011

On 13 Nov 2011, at 17:27, James Cummings wrote:
> rend="red bold italic" is fine in my mind.
> rend="color:red font-weight:bold font-style:italic" is also fine.
> rend="color is red ;font weight is bold; font style is italic;" is evil 
> and wrong IMHO.
> The TEI In Libraries example using spaces is somewhere between the 
> second and the third of these.

The TEI in Libraries people have effectively mapped @rend to HTML's @style
(except for use on <pb/>!). If I was them, I'd actually use @html:style instead,
to be entirely explicit, and return @rend to its magic token status.

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