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Re: Deciding in public (Was: SVGWG SVG-in-HTML proposal)

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Mon, 04 Aug 2008 23:27:15 -0400
Message-ID: <4897C893.9070404@mit.edu>
To: Chris Wilson <Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com>
CC: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>

Chris Wilson wrote:
> Other browser vendors and content people seem much more interested in kicking us about other deficiencies than our lack of XHTML.

Well, that lack doesn't cause interop problems for other UAs... nor so 
much for content people.  It just makes XHTML unusable.  Actual interop 
issues are a bigger concern for me as a UA developer, since they 
actively hurt my users.

That's not to say that we don't think the lack should be fixed, just 
that we're picking and choosing our battles.

-Boris
Received on Tuesday, 5 August 2008 03:28:02 UTC

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