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Re: several messages

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 03 Sep 2008 13:25:36 +0200
To: "Jirka Kosek" <jirka@kosek.cz>, "Lachlan Hunt" <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Cc: HTMLWG <public-html@w3.org>, "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Message-ID: <op.ugwkoyk664w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Wed, 03 Sep 2008 13:18:30 +0200, Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz> wrote:
> The second issue, is development of completely new output method for
> HTML5 in future versions of XSLT. This output method has to accommodate
> changes made in HTML5 from HTML4 including for example:
> - extended list of void elements
> - change of namespace, HTML4 documents were not in namespace
> - proper serialization of vocabularies that have or will have special
> standing in HTML5, like MathML or SVG
> - ...
> Once are those issues related to serialization of HTML5 somehow frozen
> or at least enough stable I'm going to propose new output method in XSL
> WG. However I'm not sure if such method will find its way into real W3C
> Recommendation unless HTML5 is at least Proposed Recommendation.
> So, if 2015 XSLT 3.0 will be commonly used with output method
> appropriate for HTML5 we can drop "XSLT-compat", until then we should
> keep it.

Does XSLT allow other specifications to define an output method? Defining  
it seems pretty trivial and could just be part of HTML5.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Wednesday, 3 September 2008 11:26:49 UTC

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