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Re: Proposal to Adopt HTML5

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 10 Apr 2007 22:53:08 +0000 (UTC)
To: James Graham <jg307@cam.ac.uk>
Cc: Elliott Sprehn <esprehn@gmail.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0704102252260.25451@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Tue, 10 Apr 2007, James Graham wrote:
> 
> I think the word "separately" here is misleading. I believe that Hixie 
> has said that if he edits both specs he will probably generate the pair 
> from the same source document, adding different branding. That has been 
> done before with e.g. the XBL 2.0 spec.

Indeed it has been done before with one of the two HTML5 specs -- the Web 
Forms 2.0 document on the WHATWG site and the version in the W3C CVS 
repository are identical from the table of contents down, and are 
generated from the same source document.

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