Re: why TITLE, not TITLE?

Peter Flynn (
11 Aug 1997 12:31:06 +0100

Date: 11 Aug 1997 12:31:06 +0100
From: Peter Flynn <>
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Subject: Re: why TITLE, not TITLE?

Paul Prescod writes:
> HTML 2.0 was the first HTML described as a DTD. Everything before was
> just described in prose (and AFAIK didn't have explicit version
> numbers).

Not quite: there was a draft HTML DTD long before it ever acquired "2.0"
I was the person who kept bugging Dan and Tim because the version
posted on CERN's FTP server was accidentally broken and wouldn't parse.