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Re: Distributed Extensibility

From: Sam Ruby <rubys@us.ibm.com>
Date: Fri, 03 Aug 2007 12:29:48 -0400
Message-ID: <46B357FC.40105@us.ibm.com>
To: Philip Taylor <philip@zaynar.demon.co.uk>
CC: public-html@w3.org

Philip Taylor wrote:
> If namespaces were added to HTML, I expect it would be quite beneficial 
> to do it in a way that's sufficiently compatible with IE's 
> implementation - the basic details appear to be vaguely sane, and must 
> already be compatible with the existing web content (of which ~2% 
> already uses namespaces, specifically Office's <o:p> plus a 
> not-insignificant number of <v:...> and <st1:...> tags presumably also 
> from Office).

How do existing user agents handle <o:p>?  Is what I proposed different 
in any material way?

- Sam Ruby
Received on Friday, 3 August 2007 16:30:10 UTC

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