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Re: Why bother using DTDs?

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 5 Apr 2004 13:15:09 +0000 (UTC)
To: Alan Plum <ashmodai@mushroom-cloud.com>
Cc: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0404051314270.10470@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Mon, 5 Apr 2004, Alan Plum wrote:
>
> Where is the point in bothering with DTD validity any longer, when there
> is already XML Schema?

Who said there was a point?


> I also don't see why XHTML 1.0 (Strict|Transitional|Frameset) and XHTML
> 1.1 share the same namespace, although they would hardly share the same
> schema.

Because elements in those two languages have the same semantics.

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