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Re: Publication of specifications as HTML5

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 19 Aug 2011 07:24:26 -0500
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>
Message-Id: <193982F9-C248-4327-91C1-90B988CE0786@w3.org>
To: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>

On 18 Aug 2011, at 11:59 PM, Doug Schepers wrote:

> 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.

One idea was not to require a particular syntax, but to provide a translation service.

Ian

> 
> Regards-
> -Doug
> 

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