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Re: XML versions

From: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>
Date: Wed, 01 Aug 2007 14:37:28 +0200
Message-ID: <46B07E88.4050402@kosek.cz>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
CC: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Henri Sivonen wrote:

>> I think that spec should say something like
>> "Implementations that support XHTML5 must support version 1.0 or later
>> of XML,..."
> To me, that means exactly the same as "some version" considering that
> 1.0 is the first version of XML.

Well, but some people could treat "some version" as backdoor for
supporting only custom XML variants/subsets, for example subset defined
by SOAP. From this viewpoint it is much safer to say that at least 1.0
have to be supported.

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