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Re: HTML 4.0 in Netscape and Explorer

From: Dataweaver <traveler@io.com>
Date: Mon, 4 May 1998 17:42:15 -0500 (CDT)
To: Garth Wallace <gwalla@hotmail.com>
cc: sp249@cam.ac.uk, lehors@w3.org, wlkngowl@unix.asb.com, www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.BSI.3.96.980504174048.18646E-100000@pentagon.io.com>
On Mon, 4 May 1998, Garth Wallace wrote:

> >Stephanos Piperoglou wrote:
> >> 
> >> The general trend on the W3C's mailing lists is that HTML is now 
> frozen, and
> 
> I don't think that HTML is truly final. Some tags are deprecated in 4.0, 
> which only has meaning if there will be future versions in which these 
> tags may or may not be removed.

Well, you have HTML 4.0 Transitional, which makes use of the depreciated
tags, and HTML 4.0 Strict, which doesn't.  So in a sense, the version
where they are to be removed has already been released.  

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