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Re: XHTML

From: Chris Maden <crism@oreilly.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Jun 1999 10:24:32 -0400 (EDT)
Message-Id: <199906291424.KAA05456@ruby.ora.com>
To: www-html@w3.org
[Daniel Cassar]
> Just a quick message to help stop me from getting confused.
> 
> XML is the same as XHTML??
> 
> Or is XML just a name for everything to do with that style and XHTML
> the code?

XML is like SGML: both are markup languages that let you define
specific document types.  (XML is a simplification of SGML.)

XHTML is like HTML: a specific document type defined in XML (XHTML) or
SGML (HTML).

HTH,
Chris
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