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Re: several messages about New Vocabularies in text/html

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Wed, 2 Apr 2008 14:09:59 +0300
Cc: David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk>, ian@hixie.ch, public-html@w3.org, www-math@w3.org
Message-Id: <BD89AB94-324E-4754-AC17-6F5698C507C2@iki.fi>
To: James Graham <jg307@cam.ac.uk>

On Apr 2, 2008, at 13:47, James Graham wrote:
> It depends if you want them to end up in the correct namespace in  
> the DOM or not. If they don't end up in the correct namespace then  
> the seamless export-to-computer-algebra use case will not work  
> without changes to the importing application. If we are going to  
> require such changes anyway we could just make <annotation-xml>  
> parse as CDATA in the HTML5 parser and let the importing application  
> do the conversion to a Content MathML DOM itself.


Which, of course, would be a violation of
http://www.w3.org/TR/html-design-principles/#dom-consistency

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Henri Sivonen
hsivonen@iki.fi
http://hsivonen.iki.fi/
Received on Wednesday, 2 April 2008 11:10:47 GMT

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