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Re: Who is the Intended Audience of the Markup Spec Proposal?

From: Michael(tm) Smith <mike@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 30 Jan 2009 12:16:06 +0900
To: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Cc: public-html <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20090130031603.GF5417@sideshowbarker>

Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>, 2009-01-30 00:46 +0100:

>  Michael(tm) Smith wrote:
> > OK, I've revised [the audience statement] to this:
> >   This specification is intended for producers of documents
> >   intended to conform to the requirements it describes, and
> >   individuals wishing to establish the correctness of documents
> >   with respect to the requirements it describes.
> 
>  I believe the way the first half of that statement is inappropriate for this 
>  draft,

Why?

> but the second half is much closer to what I consider to be accurate. 

Great.

>   I suggest that it be revised again to the following:
> 
>    "This specification is intended as an adjunct to HTML 5 for HTML
>     producers and other individuals wishing to establish conformance of
>     HTML markup with respect to the requirements described in HTML 5."

I'm not going to add a statement that explicitly describes the
document as an "adjunct to HTML 5".

  --Mike

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