[xml2rfc-dev] RFC 7991 issue #35: <li> can't contain a block quote

Paul Hoffman <paul.hoffman@icann.org> Wed, 03 October 2018 23:17 UTC

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(From Miek Gieben)

The <li> element https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc7991#section-2.29 can contain quite a bit of block elements, except <blockquote> (among others I think). Why?

In v2 xml ones usually works around this by mimicking the layout by abusing another element. Seems strange to do this here as well.