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Re: [XHTML 2.0] emphesis

From: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Date: Fri, 07 Jul 2006 10:20:46 -0500
Message-ID: <44AE7BCE.5000900@aptest.com>
To: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
CC: www-html@w3.org



David Woolley wrote:
>> use. For instance if many new elements are added that
>> describe human emotions then they can all be moved to
>> a new "emotion" module. At least this is the
>> impression I got from XHTML Modularization.u
>>     
>
> That sounds to me like an attempt to replace XML with
> XHTML.  The current policy is, I believe, that XHTML
> provides a small set of easy to learn features that allow
> relatively unskilled people to write useful documents, but,
> by using XML namespaces, it can be extended in domain 
> specific ways.
>   
That's correct.  You can create whatever modules you want in your 
domain, and connect them to your markup language using Modularization 
techniques.

Of course, you then need to persuade a user agent to do something with 
them. 

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