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Re: Why DOCTYPE Declarations for XHTML?

From: John Cowan <jcowan@reutershealth.com>
Date: Fri, 14 Jan 2000 15:08:00 -0500
Message-ID: <387F8220.A4316F9@reutershealth.com>
To: "www-html@w3.org" <www-html@w3.org>
Ann Navarro wrote:

> Why would an entire language be deprecated?

Typically, new versions of a spec implicitly
deprecate old ones:  a new C compiler that
didn't do ANSI C would be thought rather odd.

XHTML 1.0 and XHTML 1.1 don't seem to have that
relationship: one is "monolithic" and the other is


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