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Re: Decentralized poetry markup (language)

From: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Tue, 19 Jan 2010 21:03:13 +0100
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Cc: "Dr. Olaf Hoffmann" <Dr.O.Hoffmann@gmx.de>, public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <20100119210313765470.da46fc33@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Jonas Sicking, Tue, 19 Jan 2010 11:53:58 -0800:
> On Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 10:23 AM, Leif Halvard Silli wrote:
>>> Some responses are added in the wiki.
>>> http://esw.w3.org/topic/HTML/PoeticSemantics

>>> 
>>> Already the first response from Peter Krantz suggests to use XHTML2 
>>> or RDFa.
>> 
>> It strikes me that this is an example of a language which we could have
>> developed within HTML5, if  Toby's Decentralized Extensibility proposal
>> had been implemented in HTML5.
> 
> Given that this is a proposal for a spec, doesn't the "applicable
> specification" clause in HTML5 apply here? Meaning that HTML5 as it is
> already is able to deal with this particular case.
> 
> Not saying that HTML5 has solved all the decentralized extensibility
> issues discussed in general. Just seems like this particular one is
> potentially dealt with.

I agree that Olaf's literary mark-up language could be a candidate for 
an applicable spec. How should he proceed to have it achieve that 
status?
-- 
leif halvard silli
Received on Tuesday, 19 January 2010 20:03:50 GMT

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