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Re: ISSUE-54: doctype-legacy-compat

From: Karl Dubost <karl@la-grange.net>
Date: Tue, 20 Jan 2009 12:46:41 -0500
Cc: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-Id: <EB5A1A5C-284C-4FD5-905E-2D48DF5E0927@la-grange.net>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>

Le 20 janv. 2009 à 12:41, Boris Zbarsky a écrit :
> Karl Dubost wrote:
>> How do I know what was the intent of the author when the file is on  
>> the desktop and mimetype less? html 5 (text/html) or html 5  
>> (application/xhtml+xml)
> Note that we already have this problem with XHTML 1 too.  It's  
> usually resolved by looking at the extension...  One could also look  
> for xmlns on the root, though there's nothing preventing the text/ 
> html version from having that, of course.

for browsers only…
for authoring tools they look at the doctype or tidy in the case of my  

Karl Dubost
Montréal, QC, Canada
Received on Tuesday, 20 January 2009 17:47:11 UTC

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