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Re: definitions [was: closing on 2009-09-03]

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 27 Aug 2009 22:30:24 +0000 (UTC)
To: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
Cc: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "public-html@w3.org WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0908272228540.13844@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Thu, 27 Aug 2009, Sam Ruby wrote:
> It seems to me that in HTMLT5 there is a difference between <b> and 
> <strong> that is both normative and can not be described in terms of 
> browser implementations.

This has nothing to do with browser implementations.

There is indeed a difference between the two, and the difference is indeed 
normative. But that difference is defined in terms of the normative word 
"represents", which doesn't apply to <a name> as far as I can tell.

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