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[whatwg] Mathematics in HTML5

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Sun, 18 Jun 2006 16:50:38 +0200
Message-ID: <20060618165038.fr08znuxo0lc0gks@webmail.annevankesteren.nl>
Quoting White Lynx <whitelynx at operamail.com>:
>>> What is the difference between writing style sheet for microformat and
>>> writing style sheet for XML based markup? There is no difference.
>>
>> Perhaps you should read up on Microformats.
>
> I don't think so. For me XHTML + XML makes more sense
> then HTML overloaded with (or overspecified through) microformats.
>
>> It's not really about
>> writing a style sheet for a bunch of classes associated with elements.
>
> I meant for the purpose "to prove the case" there is no difference   
> what one will use (microformat or XML).

So what I'm saying is that microformats is about more than proving the  
styling issue etc. It's also about looking at what has been done, what  
works well on the web and to see if it will actually be used over  
things like MathML by authors.


-- 
Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
Received on Sunday, 18 June 2006 07:50:38 UTC

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