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Re: Typo in xhtml 1.0 strict DTD

From: Masayasu Ishikawa <mimasa@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 03 Nov 2004 00:01:10 +0900 (JST)
Message-Id: <20041103.000110.74748157.mimasa@w3.org>
To: dom@w3.org
Cc: www-html-editor@w3.org

Dominique HazaŽl-Massieux <dom@w3.org> wrote:

> Somebody reported to me that the XHTML 1.0 strict DTD [1] has a spelling
> mistake, which I didn't find reported on [2]. Line 825 (a comment in the
> DTD) reads "CALS" where (supposedly) "COLS" was meant.

This is not a typo.  It refers to so-called "CALS table model", same as
a comment in the HTML 4 DTD.  For more information about CALS table model,
have a look at OASIS Technical Memorandum TM 9502:1995 [3], or RFC 1942 [4] 
will explain relationship between CALS table model and HTML table model.

> 1. http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-strict.dtd
> 2. http://www.w3.org/2002/08/REC-xhtml1-20020801-errata/

[3] http://www.oasis-open.org/specs/a502.htm
[4] http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc1942.txt

Regards,
-- 
Masayasu Ishikawa / mimasa@w3.org
W3C - World Wide Web Consortium
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