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Re: Publication of specifications as HTML5

From: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 19 Aug 2011 00:59:54 -0400
Message-ID: <4E4DEDCA.3000600@w3.org>
To: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
CC: Karl Dubost <karl+w3c@la-grange.net>, Aryeh Gregor <ayg@aryeh.name>, Spec Prod <spec-prod@w3.org>, Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
Hey, folks-

On 8/18/11 11:34 PM, Ian Jacobs wrote:
> On 18 Aug 2011, at 10:28 PM, Karl Dubost wrote:
>> Le 18 août 2011 à 23:20, Ian Jacobs a écrit :
>>> For XML processors.
>> If all the tags are closed and the attributes are quoted (aka "XML
>> well-formed"), would it be enough for the XML pubrules tools?
> The original goal was not to make the pubrules checker happy, but to
> have a version readily consumable by any xml consumer. It turns out
> that will help the existing pubrules checker, but that's not the main
> goal.

Arguably, people using the XML toolchain would be in a better position 
to adapt the content to their needs than the average Web developer, who 
may benefit more from the simpler syntax of HTML5.

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