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Re: Server programming for imode accessibility and content

From: Andrea Trasatti <trasatti@bware.it>
Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2004 11:24:29 +0200
To: Kai Hendry <hendry@cs.helsinki.fi>
Cc: www-mobile@w3.org
Message-ID: <40D17F6D.12293.42A1149@localhost>

On 17 Jun 2004 at 12:02, Kai Hendry wrote:

> On Thu, Jun 17, 2004 at 10:30:01AM +0200, Andrea Trasatti wrote:
> > If I'm not wrong, most i-mode devices will not return an error if you use XHTML basic, 
> > but some tags will not be interpreted correctly. An example is the input tag, iHTML is:
> > <input type="text" name="andrea" value="1">
> > XHTML:
> > <input type="text" name="andrea" value="1" />
> > Latest devices from DoCoMo support xhtml basic and ixhtml, but not the old ones.
> > Devices sold in Europe generally support ihtml V4, WML 1.3 and iXHTML.
> 
> What does that "i" prefix mean? W3C?

I think the "i" stands for i-mode.
Basically iXHTML is XHTML basic that doesn't need to be well-formed, so it's less 
strict.

> I don't see why old CHTML browsers shouldn't be able to parse XHTML.

In the example I reported, the syntax is different.

- Andrea
Received on Thursday, 17 June 2004 05:25:31 UTC

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