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Re: HTML syntax (offlist)

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2007 20:41:33 +0100
To: "Dean Edridge" <dean@55.co.nz>
Cc: www-archive@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.t15qbjh064w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Wed, 21 Nov 2007 20:24:19 +0100, Dean Edridge <dean@55.co.nz> wrote:
>> In XHTML you want to be allowed to write markup like this:
>>
>>   <h:html xmlns:h="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" xml:lang="en">
>>    ...
>>
>> For obvious reasons this doesn't work in HTML.
>
> I never said that everyone should write like this. And I never expected  
> to write lke that and use it in HTML.

You expected to be able to copy and paste between the two. That's just  
unrealistic. Now you seem to change your point of view to only care about  
syntactic differences part of the time (unquoted attribute values).


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Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
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