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Re: Rethinking HTML 5 (Was: Re: Semicolon after entities)

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Tue, 01 May 2007 19:58:05 +0200
To: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Cc: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <chue33tsact7na681dldv2kk76grkvfid9@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Lachlan Hunt wrote:
>Tina Holmboe wrote:
>>   So lets do just that. Start with the currently HTML 4.01 Strict, and
>>   /revise/ it...
>
>Starting over with HTML4 would effectively discard 3 years of good, 
>solid work that has gone into HTML5, and take us right back to where we 
>were in 1999.  That is not acceptable.

Setting up straw men is unlikely to convince anyone of your position,
especially not if you do it in such an obvious manner. Tina's proposal
is perfectly reasonable and in no way implies discarding any other work;
Tina in fact suggested the opposite, but you conveniently omitted that.
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