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Re: an XHTML dialect for specs?

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Mon, 13 Dec 1999 12:50:19 -0800
Message-Id: <3.0.32.19991213125017.014bd190@pop.intergate.ca>
To: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>, spec-prod@w3.org
At 02:38 PM 12/13/99 -0600, Dan Connolly wrote:
>The idea is to use on XHTML dialect for editing *and* delivery.

Hmm, the current XML dialect has all sorts of semantic markup for
stuff like BNF and conformance constraints and so on.  Switching to
XHTML for HTML-like stuff (ordered lists, paragraphs) seems obvious;
but I'm not sure how you avoid that batch processing step if you want
to use fancy div/span or table machinery to make BNF look good and 
so on.  -Tim
Received on Monday, 13 December 1999 15:48:51 GMT

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