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Re: Version information

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Date: Sat, 14 Apr 2007 00:56:19 +1000
Message-ID: <461F9A13.8090200@lachy.id.au>
To: Murray Maloney <murray@muzmo.com>
CC: public-html@w3.org

Murray Maloney wrote:
> you will note the charter says that the WG 'will not assume that an SGML parser
> is used'. We are not required to gratuitously break compatibility with HTML
> as an SGML application,

We are required to retain compatibility with the web, which, as a 
consequence, means we simply cannot retain compatibility with the idea 
of HTML as an application of SGML.

>  nor are we expected to eschew XML.

We're not eschewing XML.

Lachlan Hunt
Received on Friday, 13 April 2007 14:56:47 UTC

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