|author||Richard Edwards <email@example.com>||2017-12-28 15:27:16 -0800|
|committer||GitHub <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2017-12-28 15:27:16 -0800|
clarify default html output for --section-divs
In Pandoc v2 using --section-divs and -t html results in <section>s, not <div>s, by default, as was the case for v1.9. This change to the Manual emphasizes that you must use -t html4 if you want divs, otherwise you get sections.
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/MANUAL.txt b/MANUAL.txt
index 87c30ed9d..3f8cc6944 100644
@@ -855,8 +855,8 @@ Options affecting specific writers
-: Wrap sections in `<div>` tags (or `<section>` tags in HTML5),
- and attach identifiers to the enclosing `<div>` (or `<section>`)
+: Wrap sections in `<section>` tags (or `<div>` tags for `html4`),
+ and attach identifiers to the enclosing `<section>` (or `<div>`)
rather than the header itself. See
[Header identifiers], below.
@@ -1798,9 +1798,9 @@ Note, however, that this method of providing links to sections works
only in HTML, LaTeX, and ConTeXt formats.
If the `--section-divs` option is specified, then each section will
-be wrapped in a `div` (or a `section`, if `html5` was specified),
-and the identifier will be attached to the enclosing `<div>`
-(or `<section>`) tag rather than the header itself. This allows entire
+be wrapped in a `section` (or a `div`, if `html4` was specified),
+and the identifier will be attached to the enclosing `<section>`
+(or `<div>`) tag rather than the header itself. This allows entire