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Re: Strict version description is wrong

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 26 Jun 2008 13:55:02 -0500
To: Kristof Zelechovski <giecrilj@stegny.2a.pl>
Cc: "Michael(tm) Smith" <mike@w3.org>, www-archive <www-archive@w3.org>, Chris Wilson <Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com>
Message-Id: <1214506502.11021.355.camel@pav.lan>

Hmm... I suspect your comments apply to HTML 4,
but we're not working on HTML 4; we're working
on HTML 5.

public-html@w3.org has a specific charter; please
familiarize yourself with the HTML Working chartered
in March 2007 before sending any more mail here.
  http://www.w3.org/html/wg/

I note that you haven't actually joined the group.
http://www.w3.org/2000/09/dbwg/details?group=40318&public=1

On Thu, 2008-06-26 at 19:58 +0200, Kristof Zelechovski wrote:
> Section 7.2. "HTML version information" says:
> 
> "The HTML 4.01 Strict DTD 
> includes 
> all elements and attributes 
> that have not been deprecated or do not appear in frameset documents."
> 
> This is not true: 
> IFRAME (16.5) has not been deprecated but it is not strict.
> 
> "The HTML 4.01 Transitional DTD 
> includes 
> everything in the strict DTD 
> plus deprecated elements and attributes 
> (most of which concern visual presentation)."
> 
> This is true but not complete 
> because 
> IFRAME is strictly transitional and it is neither strict nor deprecated.
> 
> Since this text is informative, it should be easy to fix.
> 
> Chris
> 
> 
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