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Re: Proposal for developing HTML 5 materials for Web *authors*

From: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2007 19:05:44 +0900
Cc: "public-html@w3.org Tracking WG" <public-html@w3.org>, Roger Johansson <roger@456bereastreet.com>
Message-Id: <0DBB6152-A491-4174-BB42-27FF532EE22C@w3.org>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>


Le 21 nov. 2007 à 16:42, Henri Sivonen a écrit :
> It is, however, questionable whether such subset should be published  
> by the W3C at all

Not at all. The Web designers community which is part of this HTML WG  
will have to decide of this.


> I think a document published by the W3C for authors shouldn't subset  
> what the spec proper defines as the conforming language, but it can  
> opt to use a single convention for its examples.

I leave this decision to Web designers, Web developers, not  
implementers. :)

> A document explaining the language to authors has no business  
> banning elements that the spec proper allows. (The example given is  
> already banned by the spec proper.)

Same answers. Not my decision, nor yours.

> "Kevin: The best practices when the Zen Garden came out are not the  
> same as they are today."

It's why a wiki can be a solution.



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