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Re: Mozilla Proposal for HTML5 Spec Licence

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 15 Apr 2011 09:49:15 +0100
Message-ID: <BANLkTimpTo0Hwe5k+iChkch_YgJLgpErCQ@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 Ian,

It appears your aim is to perpetuate the confusion about what HTML5
is, not for the good of anybody.

Must say, you are doing a damned fine job.

regards
Stevef

On 14 April 2011 21:17, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> On Thu, 14 Apr 2011, Steve Faulkner wrote:
>>
>> 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."
>
> That same section says that the Geolocation API is also sometimes called
> HTML5, so maybe just reading the "in short" answer is not sufficient for
> your purposes.
>
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