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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.

Henri Sivonen
Received on Sunday, 15 June 2003 04:14:09 GMT

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