[uf-discuss] Currency microformat

Nic James Ferrier nferrier at tapsellferrier.co.uk
Tue Jul 18 03:29:49 PDT 2006

"Arve Bersvendsen" <arveb at opera.com> writes:

>    <p lang="nb">Den kanadiske prisen på t-skjorten var <span  
> class="currency CAD">34 $</span>.</p>

I like this idea. The earlier <abbr/> based one was good too.

> You could of course also complicate this further by using inline elements  
> to separate value from symbol.

There's no need IMHO. A constraint that money must be represented in
number systems with alphanumeric characters would seem to be
acceptable to delineate the scalar value from the symbol.

Nic Ferrier
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