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Re: HTML5 script start tag should select appropriate content model according to src

From: Spartanicus <mk98762@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2007 00:22:43 +0100
Message-ID: <n2m-g.dkpn23lecu0cko4n06n3a3u2f7eua5i16v@4ax.com>
To: www-html@w3.org

Tina Holmboe <tina@greytower.net> wrote:

>> >Which "HTML5" specification does the above refer to?
>> http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/
>  Unless I am very much mistaken, the URI you reference is not titled
>  "HTML 5" but rather "Web Applications 1.0"

HTML 5 is a monicker used to refer to WA1 + Web Forms 2.

>, is marked "Working Draft",

So are various W3C documents such as CSS2.1, no relation to it's

>  and lack W3C, ISO or ECMA credentials.

The WhatWG was formed by Apple, Mozilla and Opera because they were
dissatisfied with the way W3C wanted to develop the principle markup
language for the web. The rebel initiative gathered so much support that
W3C was urged to consider embracing it. W3C restarted the HTML WG for
this purpose, see the "New HTML WG at W3C" post dd April 11th 2007 to
this list.

>  Are we to accept it as /the/ specification which browsers /today/
>  should work toward implementing?

I suggest reading the FAQ: http://blog.whatwg.org/faq/

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