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Re: Proposed Design Principles review

From: Dannii <curiousdannii@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2007 12:41:16 +1000
Message-ID: <af3e73120704261941r55f59761hd9f5fe830cb2e89e@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-html@w3.org
Do we want to not break conforming pages only, or all pages? I think it
should say that we should only attempt to prevent breaking good pages.

On 4/27/07, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
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> * To lessen the confusion of the "Don't Break The Web" entry, I recommend
> removing "New versions of HTML must not break significant numbers of Web
> pages", and adjusting the rest of the text to not use the word "break".
> Maybe the entire thing should be renamed to not say "break". Basically we
> want to be saying that a browser that implements our spec (and other specs
> that supplement it, like CSS or DOM Core, but not anything else) will
> render existing content the same way as legacy browsers.
>
Received on Friday, 27 April 2007 02:41:19 GMT

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