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Re: About XHTML2 and IE7

From: Disgusted of Tunbridge Wells <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Mon, 13 Nov 2006 13:54:54 +0000
Message-ID: <4558792E.3070407@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Jasper Magick <jasper.magick@gmail.com>
CC: www-html@w3.org



Jasper Magick wrote:
> 
> With Microsoft's decision not to support application/xhtml+xml (even 
> after promising they would, those fools) will XHTML 2.0 be harder to 
> "promote".
> http://blogs.msdn.com/ie/archive/2005/09/15/467901.aspx
> Won't IE7's lack of the right content type mean almost no one will want 
> to use XHTML 2.0 since about 70-80% of Internet users use IE?

I don't know. But what a refreshingly honest appraisal by
Chris of his reasons for /not/ supporting "application/xhtml+xml".

Philip Taylor
Received on Monday, 13 November 2006 13:55:20 GMT

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