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Re: MathML-in-HTML5

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 3 Oct 2006 23:43:25 +0000 (UTC)
To: "Roger B. Sidje" <rbs@maths.uq.edu.au>
Cc: David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk>, www-math@w3.org, dev-tech-mathml@lists.mozilla.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0610032342260.25753@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Wed, 4 Oct 2006, Roger B. Sidje wrote:
>
> On 4/10/2006 9:19 AM, Ian Hickson wrote:
> > 
> > So basically, it's the same as tag soup. I don't really see an 
> > advantage to going down that route (with its complexities like 
> > namespace prefixes, etc)
> 
> Is it because you are thinking globally w.r.t. multiple mixings?

No. It's just that anything with namespaces causes authors confusion. I 
don't see the advantages here outweighing the disadvantages.

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