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Re: XHTML Considered Harmful

From: Arjun Ray <aray@q2.net>
Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2001 02:25:29 -0400 (EDT)
To: www-talk@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0106250223260.20998-100000@info.q2.net>
On Sun, 24 Jun 2001, Ian Hickson wrote:

> On Sun, 24 Jun 2001, Ian Hickson (that's me) wrote:
> > On Mon, 25 Jun 2001, Arjun Ray wrote:
> >>
> Actually, I take that back. The XHTML1 Conformance Requirements are
> pathetic and IMHO inappropriate.

Our followups crossed, so you've already addressed some of the issues.

> # 3.2 User Agent Conformance
> [sensible evaluation snipped] 
> 
> So yes, I actually agree. The conformance part of XHTML and the
> compatability part of XHTML are harmful and wrong. But ignoring
> that... ;-)

Not much left though, except that same old bag of potatoes...


Arjun
Received on Monday, 25 June 2001 02:11:15 GMT

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