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Re: draft HTML5: Techniques for the provision of text alternatives

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Jan 2010 11:00:46 -0600
Message-ID: <dd0fbad1001190900g41d30117ta08c0d4e04f554d4@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Dr. Olaf Hoffmann" <Dr.O.Hoffmann@gmx.de>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
2010/1/19 Dr. Olaf Hoffmann <Dr.O.Hoffmann@gmx.de>:
> Well several members of the working group convinced me in the
> previous discussions, that HTML5 (HyperText Markup Language Vesion 5)
> is not the right place for poetry, literature or text, it cares about other
> things  (I did not ask or look into details, about what else it cares)
> - therefore it was suggested to use another language to markup
> text or to use RDF(a) and a specific vocabulary.

Could you point out where someone said this?  That sounds ridiculous,
which makes it seem like there was some miscommunication at some

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