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Re: Choosing name for XML serialization (Was: Re: HTML5 differences from HTML4 editor's draft (XHTML5 and XHTML2))

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2007 02:06:55 +0200
To: "Tom Morris" <bbtommorris@gmail.com>, "HTML WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.tugaltczwxe0ny@widsith.local>

On Sat, 23 Jun 2007 22:44:56 +0200, Tom Morris <bbtommorris@gmail.com>  
wrote:

> On 6/23/07, Craig Francis <craig@synergycms.com> wrote:
>>    HTML-XML5
>>
>> This is using the same theory behind naming FTPS and SFTP, where both
>> are two different systems.
>>
>
> The RDF community has had a similar issue since RDF can be serialized
> in a number of ways. Hence RDF/XML, RDF/N3, RDF/Turtle and RDF/TriX...
>
> On that basis, why not 'HTML/XML 5' for the XML serialization and

Because somebody would start wondering when the HTML WG started  
re-designing XML, and why. HTML5/XML makes sense though.

just 2 cents worth

chaals

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