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Re: An HTML language specification

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Mon, 17 Nov 2008 01:28:23 -0500
Message-ID: <e9dffd640811162228r5e7025c6wf41abd538df2d389@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: public-html@w3.org

On Fri, Nov 14, 2008 at 4:23 PM, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> Could _you_ elaborate in detail on what makes a "language" spec vs
> whatever the HTML5 spec is?

A language specification defines the language and the mappings to and
from a serialized form.  In other words then, I believe HTML 5 should
be limited to (roughly) sections 1, 3, and 8 of the latest published

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