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Re: Issues of @summary and use of data for "decisions"

From: Rob Sayre <rsayre@mozilla.com>
Date: Wed, 24 Jun 2009 09:49:34 -0700
Message-ID: <4A42591E.6020004@mozilla.com>
To: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
CC: Shelley Powers <shelley.just@gmail.com>, HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
On 6/23/09 10:20 AM, Sam Ruby wrote:
>
> I do believe that user agents can also be authors, and some of the 
> APIs designed to accompany HTML 5 appear to support that goal; that 
> being said, I have yet to hear one such tool author step forward and 
> say that they believe that what they are doing would be precluded by 
> HTML 5 being adopted.

If you mean that they're going to produce markup that ignores the author 
conformance rules, then I agree. Even Jonas, who supports (why?...) 
changing to @style "where possible", admits there are plenty of cases 
where it won't be.

- Rob
Received on Wednesday, 24 June 2009 16:50:16 UTC

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