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From: Ian Hickson via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 12 Jun 2009 07:50:01 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
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Update of /sources/public/html5/spec
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv15626

Modified Files:
	Overview.html 
Log Message:
update relationship to html4 (whatwg r3229)

Index: Overview.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec/Overview.html,v
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   to be compatible with legacy content has led to HTML5 violating the
   requirements of these other specifications. Whenever this has
   occured, 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 4.01 and DOM2 HTML</h4><p><em>This section is non-normative.</em><p>This specification represents a new version of HTML4, along with
-  a new version of the associated DOM2 HTML API. Migration from HTML4
-  to the format and APIs described in this specification should in
-  most cases be straightforward, as care has been taken to ensure that
-  backwards-compatibility is retained. <a href="#references">[HTML4]</a> <a href="#references">[DOM2HTML]</a><h4 id="relationship-to-xhtml-1.x"><span class="secno">1.6.2 </span>Relationship to XHTML 1.x</h4><p><em>This section is non-normative.</em><p>This specification is intended to replace XHTML 1.0 as the
+  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 4.01 and DOM2 HTML</h4><p><em>This section is non-normative.</em><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 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
+  these, as well as for non-standard features that have nonetheless
+  garnered wide use, are still included in this specification to allow
+  implementations to continue supporting legacy content.  <a href="#references">[HTML4]</a> <a href="#references">[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 4
+  specification. <a href="#references">[HTMLDIFF]</a><h4 id="relationship-to-xhtml-1.x"><span class="secno">1.6.2 </span>Relationship to XHTML 1.x</h4><p><em>This section is non-normative.</em><p>This specification is intended to replace XHTML 1.0 as the
   normative definition of the XML serialization of the HTML
   vocabulary. <a href="#references">[XHTML10]</a><p>While this specification updates the semantics and requirements
   of the vocabulary defined by XHTML Modularization 1.1 and used by
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