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Re: Mozilla Proposal for HTML5 Spec Licence

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 14 Apr 2011 11:00:44 +0100
Message-ID: <BANLkTi=Lsj+B5=Ugw8PLQLRz5F6se2sk8g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>, Lawrence Rosen <lrosen@rosenlaw.com>, HTML Working Group <public-html@w3.org>, PSIG <member-psig@w3.org>
hi hixie,
you wrote:

> The WHATWG spec is just HTML, not HTML5. There's a whole section (the
> first section) that goes to quite some length to explain this.

the whatwg spec says [1]

"Is this HTML5?
In short: Yes."



[1] http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/multipage/introduction.html#is-this-html5?

On 14 April 2011 10:51, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> On Thu, 14 Apr 2011, Steve Faulkner wrote:
>>
>> But what we do have now is 2 specifications both claiming to be HTML5
>> that are not in agreement.
>
> The WHATWG spec is just HTML, not HTML5. There's a whole section (the
> first section) that goes to quite some length to explain this.
>
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