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Re: H:TML: "document in the XML syntax"

From: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 03 Feb 2010 09:24:50 +0100
To: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.u7jlnospidj3kv@zcorpandell.linkoping.osa>
On Tue, 02 Feb 2010 23:51:48 +0100, Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com> wrote:

> http://dev.w3.org/html5/markup/documents.html
>
> "The XML syntax is defined by rules in the XML specification [XML] and  
> in the Namespaces in XML 1.0 specification [XMLNS]. Beyond the  
> requirements defined in those specifications, this specification does  
> not define any additional syntax-level requirements for documents in the  
> XML syntax."

> Maybe the text on documents in teh XML syntax should be phrased as  
> informative instead of as requirements.

Actually, maybe it's better to make the first statement more accurate,  
like "The requirements on the XML syntax in this specification are  
intended to be the same as those in the XML specifications" or some such  
(just like the other requirements are intended to be the same as those in  
the HTML5 spec).

-- 
Simon Pieters
Opera Software
Received on Wednesday, 3 February 2010 09:02:38 UTC

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