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Re: Splitting up the spec

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Mon, 24 Nov 2008 18:09:57 -0500
Message-ID: <492B3445.2070806@mit.edu>
To: Jim Jewett <jimjjewett@gmail.com>
CC: Asbjørn Ulsberg <list@asbjorn.ulsberg.no>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>

Jim Jewett wrote:
> Traditionally, those who do rely on authoring guides have often produced
> sloppy vendor-specific code.  That is because the guides tell them to,
> in both prose and example.
> Making the HTML spec more complicated will make the job of authoring
> guide authors more difficult -- which isn't likely to improve the situation.

I thought the idea was that the authoring guide would be created by this 
working group.  That makes the above concerns substantially less 
serious, in my opinion.

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