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Re: TAG Decision on Rescinding the request to the HTML WG to develop a polyglot guide

From: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
Date: Fri, 14 Dec 2012 07:35:08 -0500
Message-ID: <50CB1CFC.50802@intertwingly.net>
To: Noah Mendelsohn <nrm@arcanedomain.com>
CC: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>, "www-tag@w3.org List" <www-tag@w3.org>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>
On 12/13/2012 08:13 PM, Noah Mendelsohn wrote:
>
> We further encourage the HTML WG to take the Polyglot draft through a
> Call for Implementations prior to publication as Recommendation, to ensure:
>
>    * that it is possible to generate documents that
>      adhere to the polyglot specification
>
>    * that the DOMs produced by such documents are
>      identical except for the cases noted in the spec
>
>    * that there are implementations that support
>      generating polyglot documents

Potential candidates: Planet Venus and Wunderbar.

   http://www.intertwingly.net/code/venus/
   https://github.com/rubys/wunderbar

I don't make the claim that either are comprehensive or bug free at the 
moment, but would be willing to take patches and/or bug reports.

- Sam Ruby
Received on Friday, 14 December 2012 12:35:43 UTC

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