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Re: HTML or XHTML - why do you use it?

From: Nick Boalch <nick@fof.durge.org>
Date: Wed, 08 Jan 2003 23:41:58 +0000
Message-ID: <3E1CB746.2050002@fof.durge.org>
To: "Peter Foti (PeterF)" <PeterF@SystolicNetworks.com>
CC: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>, www-html@w3.org

Peter Foti (PeterF) wrote:

>> So you want HTML syntax and processing rules, and you want UAs to
>> treat the markup as HTML. Why not just use HTML? 
> 
> Because I want the benefits of using XML tools and validators.  Not to
> mention the experience of writing valid XML.

This suggests the obvious step of working in XHTML and deploying an XSL 
stylesheet to transform it into valid HTML as required.

I /bet/ someone has already done this.

Cheers,

N.

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Nick Boalch                          <URL:http://users.durge.org/~nick/>
Received on Wednesday, 8 January 2003 18:42:04 GMT

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