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Re: XHTML 1.1 (Feb 2007 WD) as text/html?

From: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Date: Tue, 02 Oct 2007 05:07:19 -0500
Message-ID: <47021857.4030706@aptest.com>
To: olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
CC: XHTML WG <public-xhtml2@w3.org>

Note that there are updated drafts of ALL XHTML Working Group specs 
available via http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/Drafts.

Yes, that text has been changed.  See, for example, 
http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/2007/ED-xhtml11-20070416/conformance.html#strict



olivier Thereaux wrote:
>
> (apologies, had originally mailed the wrong list)
>
> Hello, XHTML WG,
>
> Could you tell the status of this paragraph in the XHTML 1.1 spec? The
> latest working draft (Feb 2007... getting old) states that XHTML 1.1
> SHOULD be served as text/html (or app/xhtml+xml) and this is confusing
> people.
>
> I think I recall a message from Shane saying this was a typo, but could
> not find it in either www-html-editor (could only find a few reports
> of the issue, but no answer from the WG), nor in www-html, nor in
> www-validator where I thought this had been raised. Other echoes I got
> seem to show this was actually on purpose.
>
> Is there any public record of what will happen to this statement in the
> next draft?
>
> Thanks!
> -- olivier
>
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>
> From: Rado Faletic <rado.faletic@anu.edu.au>
> To: www-validator@w3.org
> X-Archived-At: 
> http://www.w3.org/mid/AB7951B9-369C-4F87-862A-95C110BE1691@anu.edu.au
>
>
> note that in the XHTML1.1 working draft (16 Feb 2007) it says the
> following:
> XHTML 1.1 documents SHOULD be labeled with the Internet Media Type
> text/html as defined in [RFC2854] or application/xhtml+xml as defined
> in [RFC3236].
>
> [snip]
>
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