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Formal definition of HTML5 (was Re: Version information)

From: Henrik Dvergsdal <henrik.dvergsdal@hibo.no>
Date: Fri, 13 Apr 2007 10:57:14 +0200
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To: public-html@w3.org

>> On 13. apr. 2007, at 09.11, Lachlan Hunt wrote:
>>> As has been pointed out, the HTML5 spec defines its own syntax  
>>> and parsing requirements for the HTML serialisation.  The XML  
>>> serialisation uses XML parsing and syntax rules.
>> Could someone point me to some (simple) examples of valid HTML/XML  
>> serializations according to the proposed scheme?
> http://hsivonen.iki.fi/thesis/html5-conformance- 
> checker.xhtml#alternative-infoset-serialization
>> Is there an XML Schema of a version of HTML5 somewhere out there?
> There isn't. XML Schema is not expressive enough. For details,  
> please see the document linked to above.

Thank you. That was an impressive document.

Is there any other kind of formal definition?

How will the HTML5 language be formally defined?

Received on Friday, 13 April 2007 08:57:55 GMT

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