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Re: Compatibility with XHTML2

From: Robert Burns <rob@robburns.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Jul 2007 17:39:24 -0500
Message-Id: <DC906422-72CD-4900-B764-F43117E1556E@robburns.com>
Cc: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
To: Smylers <Smylers@stripey.com>


On Jul 15, 2007, at 5:20 PM, Smylers wrote:

>
> However, HTML5 does note:
>
>   XHTML2 and this specification use different namespaces and therefore
>   can both be implemented in the same XML processor.
>
> So at least from the point of view of using XHTML5 and XHTML2 together
> they are compatible.

I think that's an error in the current draft. XHTML2 uses the same  
namespace as XHTML1 and XHTML 1.. My understanding is that XHTML5  
also aims to use that same namespace. It's probably best for us to  
assume they will be using the same namespace.

Take care,
Rob
Received on Sunday, 15 July 2007 22:39:32 GMT

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