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Bug 14023 - Add example of <blockquote> inside <figure> where <figcaption> is used for attribution
Summary: Add example of <blockquote> inside <figure> where <figcaption> is used for at...
Alias: None
Product: HTML WG
Classification: Unclassified
Component: HTML5 spec (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: Other other
: P3 normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ian 'Hixie' Hickson
QA Contact: HTML WG Bugzilla archive list
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-09-04 11:02 UTC by contributor
Modified: 2011-10-05 22:09 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Description contributor 2011-09-04 11:02:48 UTC

Could it be appropriate to wrap a blockquote inside a figure? If so then the
figcaption could be used as the attribution source?

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Comment 1 Ian 'Hixie' Hickson 2011-09-04 20:46:00 UTC
Yes, that would be fine. I'll add an example to that effect.
Comment 2 Ian 'Hixie' Hickson 2011-10-05 22:07:37 UTC
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Status: Accepted
Change Description: see diff given below
Rationale: Concurred with reporter's comments.
Comment 3 contributor 2011-10-05 22:09:23 UTC
Checked in as WHATWG revision r6639.
Check-in comment: blockquote example with figcaption for credit