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[whatwg] [html5] tags, elements and generated DOM

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 24 Feb 2006 22:46:03 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0602242243170.315@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

(I may have already replied to this, in which case apologies; just 
making sure I don't leave any behind.)

On Thu, 7 Apr 2005, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> > 
> > In my world that is solved by no longer claiming that HTML is an SGML 
> > application.
> 
> And how does the XML part of your world feel about that? (I like the 
> idea for HTML.)

The spec now tries to make a clear distinction between "HTML5" and 
"XHTML5". The former is a custom language (like HTML1 and HTML+; unlike 
HTML2-HTML4), and the second is an XML language (like XHTML1.x).

Cheers,
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