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Re: Proposal for Guideline 1.1 [definition of text]

From: Ineke van der Maat <inekemaa@xs4all.nl>
Date: Thu, 26 May 2005 21:28:42 +0200
Message-ID: <028401c56229$20744880$0201a8c0@inekem>
To: "Carlos A Velasco" <Carlos.Velasco@fit.fraunhofer.de>, <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>

Hello Carlos,

You wrote:
> Anreference to XML 1.1 should be removed, as many experts in the field are 
> explicitly recommending *not* to use it because of its breaking of 
> backwards compatibility (white space handling, name characters, etc.), 
> unless you want to write element names in Ethiopic (Amharic, Geez, etc.), 
> Burmese, Cambodian, Mongolian, Dvihehi or Yi syllabary [1]

> characters, etc.), unless you want to write element names in Ethiopic 
> (Amharic, Geez, etc.), Burmese, Cambodian, Mongolian, Dvihehi or Yi 
> syllabary [1]y

And how is this for urls and domain names? it is e.g. possible to register a 
domain name/url in burmese characters and also  many others like chinese or 
japanese ones.

Greetings

Ineke van der Maat
Received on Thursday, 26 May 2005 19:28:44 UTC

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