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

From: Daniel Glazman <daniel@glazman.org>
Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2013 14:52:54 +0100
Message-ID: <50FD4836.8080902@glazman.org>
To: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
CC: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, Noah Mendelsohn <nrm@arcanedomain.com>, "www-tag@w3.org List" <www-tag@w3.org>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>
On 20/01/13 03:48, Leif Halvard Silli wrote:
> Next version of BlueGriffon will permit "only UTF-8 in xhtml5" and will
> also insert <meta charset="UTF-8"/> in XHTML5. [1] See the bug report.
> [2] If BG would also also do away with the XML declaration, then I
> would consider Blue Griffon’s XHTML5 mode as polyglot. Here is hoping.
>
> [1] http://bluegriffon.org/post/2012/12/03/BlueGriffon-progress-20121202
> [2] http://bugzilla.bluegriffon.org/show_bug.cgi?id=460
>
> Leif Halvard Silli

I am about to release BlueGriffon 1.6 so this is clearly too late for
this version.
So, if for 1.7, I add a "Polyglot" checkbox to the New Document dialog
in the case of html5 (xml serialization), will you consider BlueGriffon
as an implementation? That checkbox would strip the xml declaration from
the document serialization on save or PUT.

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