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From: Ian Hickson via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 30 Aug 2009 00:01:54 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
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Update of /sources/public/html5/spec
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Modified Files:
	Overview.html 
Log Message:
Move to consistently referring to HTML versions as 'HTMLx' rather than having a space in there. (whatwg r3703)

Index: Overview.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec/Overview.html,v
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--- Overview.html	29 Aug 2009 23:50:10 -0000	1.2881
+++ Overview.html	30 Aug 2009 00:01:50 -0000	1.2882
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/loose.dtd"><!-- when publishing, change bits marked ZZZ --><html lang="en-US-x-Hixie"><title>HTML 5</title><style type="text/css">
+<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/loose.dtd"><!-- when publishing, change bits marked ZZZ --><html lang="en-US-x-Hixie"><title>HTML5</title><style type="text/css">
    pre { margin-left: 2em; white-space: pre-wrap; }
    h2 { margin: 3em 0 1em 0; }
    h3 { margin: 2.5em 0 1em 0; }
@@ -170,11 +170,11 @@
 
   </style><link href="data:text/css," rel="stylesheet" title="Complete specification"><link href="data:text/css,.impl%20{%20display:%20none;%20}" rel="alternate stylesheet" title="Author documentation only"><link href="data:text/css,.impl%20{%20background:%20%23FFEEEE;%20}" rel="alternate stylesheet" title="Highlight implementation requirements"><link href="http://www.w3.org/StyleSheets/TR/W3C-WD" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"><!-- ZZZ ED vs WD --><body onload="fixBrokenLink()"><div class="head">
    <p><a href="http://www.w3.org/"><img alt="W3C" height="48" src="http://www.w3.org/Icons/w3c_home" width="72"></a></p>
-   <h1>HTML 5</h1>
+   <h1>HTML5</h1>
    <h2 class="no-num no-toc" id="a-vocabulary-and-associated-apis-for-html-and-xhtml">A vocabulary and associated APIs for HTML and XHTML</h2>
    <!--ZZZ:-->
    <h2 class="no-num no-toc" id="w3c-working-draft-25-august-2009">W3C Working Draft 25 August 2009</h2>
-   <!--<h2 class="no-num no-toc">Editor's Draft 29 August 2009</h2>-->
+   <!--<h2 class="no-num no-toc">Editor's Draft 30 August 2009</h2>-->
    <!--:ZZZ-->
    <dl><!-- ZZZ: update the month/day (twice), (un)comment out--><dt>This Version:</dt>
     <dd><a href="http://www.w3.org/TR/2009/WD-html5-20090825/">http://www.w3.org/TR/2009/WD-html5-20090825/</a></dd>
@@ -272,11 +272,11 @@
   track.
   <!--ZZZ:-->
   This specification is the 25 August 2009 Working Draft.
-  <!--This specification is the 29 August 2009 Editor's Draft.-->
+  <!--This specification is the 30 August 2009 Editor's Draft.-->
   <!--:ZZZ-->
   </p><!-- UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES IS THE PRECEDING PARAGRAPH TO BE REMOVED OR EDITED WITHOUT TALKING TO IAN FIRST --><!-- relationship to other work (required) --><p>This specification is also being produced by the <a href="http://www.whatwg.org/">WHATWG</a>. The two specifications are
   identical from the table of contents onwards.</p><!-- UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES IS THE FOLLOWING PARAGRAPH TO BE REMOVED OR EDITED WITHOUT TALKING TO IAN FIRST --><!-- UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES IS THE PRECEDING PARAGRAPH TO BE REMOVED OR EDITED WITHOUT TALKING TO IAN FIRST --><!-- context and rationale (required) --><p>This specification is intended to replace (be a new version of)
-  what was previously the HTML4, XHTML 1.0, and DOM2 HTML
+  what was previously the HTML4, XHTML1, and DOM2 HTML
   specifications.</p><!-- UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES IS THE FOLLOWING PARAGRAPH TO BE REMOVED OR EDITED WITHOUT TALKING TO IAN FIRST --><!-- required patent boilerplate --><p>This document was produced by a group operating under the <a href="http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Patent-Policy-20040205/">5
   February 2004 W3C Patent Policy</a>. W3C maintains a <a href="http://www.w3.org/2004/01/pp-impl/40318/status" rel="disclosure">public list of
   any patent disclosures</a> made in connection with the deliverables
@@ -300,7 +300,7 @@
      <li><a href="#compliance-with-other-specifications"><span class="secno">1.5.2 </span>Compliance with other specifications</a></ol></li>
    <li><a href="#relationships-to-other-specifications"><span class="secno">1.6 </span>Relationships to other specifications</a>
     <ol>
-     <li><a href="#relationship-to-html-4.01-and-dom2-html"><span class="secno">1.6.1 </span>Relationship to HTML&nbsp;4.01 and DOM2 HTML</a></li>
+     <li><a href="#relationship-to-html4-and-dom2-html"><span class="secno">1.6.1 </span>Relationship to HTML4 and DOM2 HTML</a></li>
      <li><a href="#relationship-to-xhtml-1.x"><span class="secno">1.6.2 </span>Relationship to XHTML 1.x</a></ol></li>
    <li><a href="#html-vs-xhtml"><span class="secno">1.7 </span>HTML vs XHTML</a></li>
    <li><a href="#structure-of-this-specification"><span class="secno">1.8 </span>Structure of this specification</a>
@@ -1206,8 +1206,8 @@
   systems, searching systems, games (especially multiplayer online
   games), public telephone books or address books, communications
   software (e-mail clients, instant messaging clients, discussion
-  software), document editing software, etc.<h3 id="history-1"><span class="secno">1.4 </span>History</h3><p><i>This section is non-normative.</i><p>Work on HTML&nbsp;5 originally started in late 2003, as a proof
-  of concept to show that it was possible to extend HTML&nbsp;4's forms to
+  software), document editing software, etc.<h3 id="history-1"><span class="secno">1.4 </span>History</h3><p><i>This section is non-normative.</i><p>Work on HTML5 originally started in late 2003, as a proof of
+  concept to show that it was possible to extend HTML4's forms to
   provide many of the features that XForms 1.0 introduced, without
   requiring browsers to implement rendering engines that were
   incompatible with existing HTML Web pages. At this early stage,
@@ -1224,10 +1224,10 @@
   copyright was subsequently amended to be jointly owned by all three
   vendors, and to allow reuse of the specifications.<p>In 2006, the W3C expressed interest in the specification, and
   created a working group chartered to work with the WHATWG on the
-  development of the HTML&nbsp;5 specifications. The working group
-  opened in 2007. Apple, Mozilla, and Opera allowed the W3C to publish
-  the specifications under the W3C copyright, while keeping versions
-  with the less restrictive license on the WHATWG site.<p>Since then, both groups have been working together.<h3 id="design-notes"><span class="secno">1.5 </span>Design notes</h3><p><i>This section is non-normative.</i><p>It must be admitted that many aspects of HTML appear at first
+  development of the HTML5 specifications. The working group opened in
+  2007. Apple, Mozilla, and Opera allowed the W3C to publish the
+  specifications under the W3C copyright, while keeping versions with
+  the less restrictive license on the WHATWG site.<p>Since then, both groups have been working together.<h3 id="design-notes"><span class="secno">1.5 </span>Design notes</h3><p><i>This section is non-normative.</i><p>It must be admitted that many aspects of HTML appear at first
   glance to be nonsensical and inconsistent.<p>HTML, its supporting DOM APIs, as well as many of its supporting
   technologies, have been developed over a period of several decades
   by a wide array of people with different priorities who, in many
@@ -1250,9 +1250,9 @@
   specification violating the requirements of these other
   specifications. Whenever this has occurred, the transgressions have
   been noted as "<dfn id="willful-violation" title="willful violation">willful
-  violations</dfn>".<h3 id="relationships-to-other-specifications"><span class="secno">1.6 </span>Relationships to other specifications</h3><h4 id="relationship-to-html-4.01-and-dom2-html"><span class="secno">1.6.1 </span>Relationship to HTML&nbsp;4.01 and DOM2 HTML</h4><p class="XXX annotation"><b>Status: </b><i>Working draft</i><p><i>This section is non-normative.</i><p>This specification describes a new revision of the HTML language
+  violations</dfn>".<h3 id="relationships-to-other-specifications"><span class="secno">1.6 </span>Relationships to other specifications</h3><h4 id="relationship-to-html4-and-dom2-html"><span class="secno">1.6.1 </span>Relationship to HTML4 and DOM2 HTML</h4><p><i>This section is non-normative.</i><p>This specification describes a new revision of the HTML language
   and its associated DOM API.<p>The requirements in this specification for features that were
-  already in HTML&nbsp;4 and DOM2 HTML are based primarily on the
+  already in HTML4 and DOM2 HTML are based primarily on the
   implementation and deployment experience collected over the past ten
   years. Some features have been removed from the language, based on
   best current practices; implementation requirements for some of
@@ -1260,7 +1260,7 @@
   garnered wide use, are still included in this specification to allow
   implementations to continue supporting legacy content.  <a href="#refsHTML4">[HTML4]</a> <a href="#refsDOM2HTML">[DOM2HTML]</a><p>A separate document has been published by the W3C HTML working
   group to provide a more detailed reference of the differences
-  between this specification and the language described in the HTML&nbsp;4
+  between this specification and the language described in the HTML4
   specification. <a href="#refsHTMLDIFF">[HTMLDIFF]</a><h4 id="relationship-to-xhtml-1.x"><span class="secno">1.6.2 </span>Relationship to XHTML 1.x</h4><p class="XXX annotation"><b>Status: </b><i>Working draft</i><p><i>This section is non-normative.</i><p>This specification is intended to replace XHTML 1.0 as the
   normative definition of the XML serialization of the HTML
   vocabulary. <a href="#refsXHTML10">[XHTML10]</a><p>While this specification updates the semantics and requirements
@@ -7915,7 +7915,7 @@
    <p>To avoid this confusion, explicit <code><a href="#the-p-element">p</a></code> elements can be
    used.</p>
 
-  </div><h4 id="annotations-for-assistive-technology-products"><span class="secno">3.2.6 </span><dfn>Annotations for assistive technology products</dfn></h4><p class="XXX annotation"><b>Status: </b><i>First draft. </i><span><a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/35">ISSUE-35</a> (aria-processing) and <a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/14">ISSUE-14</a> (aria-role) block progress to Last Call</span><p>Authors may use the ARIA <code title="attr-aria-role">role</code>
+  </div><h4 id="annotations-for-assistive-technology-products"><span class="secno">3.2.6 </span><dfn>Annotations for assistive technology products</dfn></h4><p class="XXX annotation"><b>Status: </b><i>First draft. </i><span><a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/14">ISSUE-14</a> (aria-role) and <a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/35">ISSUE-35</a> (aria-processing) block progress to Last Call</span><p>Authors may use the ARIA <code title="attr-aria-role">role</code>
   and <code title="attr-aria-*">aria-*</code> attributes on <a href="#html-elements">HTML
   elements</a>, in accordance with the requirements described in
   the ARIA specifications, except where these conflict with the
@@ -13406,7 +13406,7 @@
    use the <code><a href="#the-abbr-element">abbr</a></code> element.</p>
    <pre>&lt;p&gt;The
 &lt;abbr title="Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group"&gt;WHATWG&lt;/abbr&gt;
-started working on HTML&nbsp;5 in 2004.&lt;/p&gt;</pre>
+started working on HTML5 in 2004.&lt;/p&gt;</pre>
   </div><div class="example">
    <p>This paragraph links an abbreviation to its definition.</p>
    <pre>&lt;p&gt;The &lt;a href="#whatwg"&gt;&lt;abbr
@@ -17603,7 +17603,7 @@
   <a href="#reflect">reflect</a> the respective content attributes of the same
   name.</p>
 
-  </div><h4 id="video"><span class="secno">4.8.7 </span>The <dfn><code>video</code></dfn> element</h4><p class="XXX annotation"><b>Status: </b><i>Last call for comments. </i><span><a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/9">ISSUE-9</a> (video-synchronization), <a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/7">ISSUE-7</a> (video-codecs) and <a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/10">ISSUE-10</a> (video-smil) block progress to Last Call</span><dl class="element"><dt>Categories</dt>
+  </div><h4 id="video"><span class="secno">4.8.7 </span>The <dfn><code>video</code></dfn> element</h4><p class="XXX annotation"><b>Status: </b><i>Last call for comments. </i><span><a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/7">ISSUE-7</a> (video-codecs), <a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/9">ISSUE-9</a> (video-synchronization) and <a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/10">ISSUE-10</a> (video-smil) block progress to Last Call</span><dl class="element"><dt>Categories</dt>
    <dd><a href="#flow-content">Flow content</a>.</dd>
    <dd><a href="#phrasing-content">Phrasing content</a>.</dd>
    <dd><a href="#embedded-content">Embedded content</a>.</dd>
@@ -53974,8 +53974,8 @@
    close resemblance to SGML and XML, it is a separate language with
    its own parsing rules.</p>
 
-   <p>Some earlier versions of HTML (in particular from HTML&nbsp;2 to
-   HTML&nbsp;4) were based on SGML and used SGML parsing rules. However, few
+   <p>Some earlier versions of HTML (in particular from HTML2 to
+   HTML4) were based on SGML and used SGML parsing rules. However, few
    (if any) web browsers ever implemented true SGML parsing for HTML
    documents; the only user agents to strictly handle HTML as an SGML
    application have historically been validators. The resulting
@@ -56762,7 +56762,7 @@
     identifier, or system identifier, switch to a conformance checking
     mode for another language (e.g. based on the DOCTYPE token a
     conformance checker could recognize that the document is an
-    HTML&nbsp;4-era document, and defer to an HTML&nbsp;4 conformance
+    HTML4-era document, and defer to an HTML4 conformance
     checker.)</p>
 
     <p>Append a <code>DocumentType</code> node to the
@@ -65426,7 +65426,7 @@
 
   <h4 id="warnings-for-obsolete-but-conforming-features"><span class="secno">12.1.1 </span>Warnings for obsolete but conforming features</h4>
 
-  <p>To ease the transition from HTML&nbsp;4 Transitional documents to the
+  <p>To ease the transition from HTML4 Transitional documents to the
   language defined in <em>this</em> specification, and to discourage
   certain features that are only allowed in very few circumstances,
   conformance checkers are required to warn the user when the
@@ -67361,11 +67361,11 @@
    <dt id="refsHTMLDIFF">[HTMLDIFF]</dt>
    <!--
    <dd>(Non-normative) <cite><a
-   href="http://www.w3.org/TR/html5-diff/">HTML 5 differences from
-   HTML 4</a></cite>, A. van Kesteren. W3C, April 2009.</dd>
+   href="http://www.w3.org/TR/html5-diff/">HTML5 differences from
+   HTML4</a></cite>, A. van Kesteren. W3C, April 2009.</dd>
    -->
-   <dd>(Non-normative) <cite><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/html4-differences/">HTML 5
-   differences from HTML 4</a></cite>, A. van Kesteren.  W3C, August
+   <dd>(Non-normative) <cite><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/html4-differences/">HTML5
+   differences from HTML4</a></cite>, A. van Kesteren.  W3C, August
    2009.</dd>
 
    <dt id="refsHTTP">[HTTP]</dt>
@@ -67656,7 +67656,7 @@
 
    <dt id="refsWEBADDRESSES">[WEBADDRESSES]</dt>
    <dd><cite><a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/href/draft">Web
-   addresses in HTML 5</a></cite>, D. Connolly,
+   addresses in HTML5</a></cite>, D. Connolly,
    C. Sperberg-McQueen. March 2009.</dd>
 
    <dt id="refsWEBIDL">[WEBIDL]</dt>
@@ -67956,6 +67956,7 @@
   Jeff Cutsinger,
   Jeff Schiller,
   Jeff Walden,
+  Jeffrey Zeldman,
   &#32993;&#24935;&#37586; (Jennifer Braithwaite),
   Jens Bannmann,
   Jens Fendler,
@@ -68191,8 +68192,8 @@
   &Oslash;istein E. Andersen,
 
   for their useful comments, both large and small, that have led to
-  changes to this specification over the years.<p>Thanks also to everyone who has ever posted about HTML&nbsp;5 to
-  their blogs, public mailing lists, or forums, including the <a href="http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/">W3C
+  changes to this specification over the years.<p>Thanks also to everyone who has ever posted about HTML5 to their
+  blogs, public mailing lists, or forums, including the <a href="http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/">W3C
   public-html list</a> and the <a href="http://www.whatwg.org/mailing-list">various WHATWG lists</a>.
 
   <p>Special thanks to Richard Williamson for creating the first
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