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Re: ISSUE-54 (html5-doctype-vs-xslt): XSLT 1.0 can not generate HTML5 documents [HTML 5 spec]

From: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 05 Sep 2008 22:23:01 +0200
To: "Justin James" <j_james@mindspring.com>, "'Jonas Sicking'" <jonas@sicking.cc>
Cc: "'Boris Zbarsky'" <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, "'Karl Dubost'" <karl@w3.org>, "'HTML WG'" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.ug0ywnpcidj3kv@hp-a0a83fcd39d2.belkin>

On Fri, 05 Sep 2008 20:04:16 +0200, Justin James <j_james@mindspring.com>  

> I agree, but at the same time, "deprecated" has got to mean something,  
> too.

Not for UA implementors, really.

> Besides, why should we be concerned with what browsers do in "quirks  
> mode"? Defining how a browser works in "quirks mode" is not our domain;  
> that browser's developers are in charge of that.

The point of having standards is interop. More than half of the Web is in  
quirks mode. It seems silly to me to leave that portion undefined.

Simon Pieters
Opera Software
Received on Friday, 5 September 2008 20:24:04 UTC

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