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Re: samp, kbd, var

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 22 Aug 2006 22:13:37 +0100
Message-ID: <44EB7381.10307@splintered.co.uk>
To: www-html@w3.org

David Woolley wrote:

> There are other XML applications that are targetted at that market.
> HTML was intended as something that you could teach to secretaries,
> librarians, anyone who could understand the basic grammar of their
> native language, etc.

Which still doesn't answer the thread starter: why are samp, kbd and var 
specifically still in this basic grammar, when they only refer to 
specialised types of content in a particular field?

Patrick H. Lauke
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