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Re: [OT] HTML (was: Re: Tinier SVG)

From: Tobias Reif <tobiasreif@pinkjuice.com>
Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2002 13:16:06 +0100
Message-ID: <3DD39406.8030406@pinkjuice.com>
To: AndrewWatt2001@aol.com
CC: www-svg@w3.org

Andrew,


>     http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/ -> "Latest version of HTML:"
>     points to http://www.w3.org/TR/html/ which points to XHTML1.0.
> 
>     So it seems to me as if HTML development has not stopped at W3C, which
>     is what was stated in the post.
> 
>     Is there some roadmap or other document clarifying all this?
> 
> Tobi,
> 
> HTML is an application language of SGML.


I know. (I heard that some of it isn't really SGML, but anyways)

> To the best of my knowledge 
> there is no continuing development of HTML at W3C in that sense.


Yep, as I wrote: no 4.01+. So it's a simple terminology related 
misunderstanding; sometimes, "HTML" means HTML *and* XHTML since XHTML 
is the successor.


Tobi

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