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Re: The HTML Element

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Sun, 15 Jun 2003 11:14:00 +0300
To: www-html@w3.org
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On Sunday, Jun 15, 2003, at 10:23 Europe/Helsinki, David Woolley wrote:

> root would be effectively claiming that XMHTML was the one true 
> application
> of XML.

No it wouldn't. The name "root" would be scoped to a namespace.

> XHTML 1.0 has to use html to allow HTML user agents to use it.

XHTML2 has no such limitation and could very well use "xhtml" as the 
root element GI.

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Henri Sivonen
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