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Re: ISSUE-53: mediatypereg - suggest closing on 2009-09-03

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Fri, 21 Aug 2009 00:31:50 -0700
Cc: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "public-html@w3.org WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-id: <4C89FE75-8A6B-4E12-8F22-D4BA5CAFB243@apple.com>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>

On Aug 21, 2009, at 12:29 AM, Ian Hickson wrote:

> On Fri, 21 Aug 2009, Julian Reschke wrote:
>>
>> the current registration looses information from RFC 2854 -- RFC 2854
>> applies to all HTML vocabularies (and references them), while the  
>> HTML5
>> just describes the "current" language. (this could of course be  
>> fixed in
>> HTML5 by adding that historic information in the right place)
>
> HTML5 obsoletes all prior vocabularies and defines behaviour (and
> semantics) for all text/html documents. So it is appropriate for it to
> do this.

Julian (or anyone else), if you disagree with this and have a concrete  
alternate proposal, could you please raise a new ISSUE describing what  
info you think should be added? (For what it's worth, I personally  
agree with Ian's stance on this.)

Regards,
Maciej
Received on Friday, 21 August 2009 07:32:31 GMT

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