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Re: Exploring new vocabularies for HTML

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Mon, 31 Mar 2008 22:43:22 +0300
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk>, ian@hixie.ch, public-html@w3.org, www-math@w3.org
Message-Id: <4C2E486E-EA17-4249-BB6D-B2EA601AF5A0@iki.fi>
To: Bruce Miller <bruce.miller@nist.gov>

On Mar 31, 2008, at 22:14, Bruce Miller wrote:
> No, I'm not insisting that, at all.
> Perhaps I haven't been clear, or I'm misunderstanding you.

OK. Great. (Sorry.)

> My concern was that the browser, after parsing whatever form
> into a DOM, would be required (or _very_ strongly encouraged)
> to allow exporting that DOM as XML.   Then, _any_ MathML (ditto SVG)
> application could use the result, including old, strict MathML
> applications on the one hand, to HTML5 browsers on the other.

I'd be OK with strong encouragement. (It wouldn't make sense as a  
requirement for kiosk browsers, for example.) But like I said, I'm not  
worried either way, since Firefox already has View MathML Source.

Henri Sivonen
Received on Monday, 31 March 2008 19:44:13 UTC

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