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Re: validator.w3.org and XHTML

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Mon, 08 Dec 2008 12:23:46 +0000
Message-ID: <493D11D2.7010801@dorward.me.uk>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
CC: www-validator@w3.org

David Dorward wrote:
> It should be noted that Appendix C is likely to be superseded by 
> http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/2008/ED-xhtml-media-types-20081126/ when it 
> is finished (and that should be very, very soon, but not before " It 
> contains no absolute requirements, and should NEVER be used as the 
> basis for creating conformance nor validation rules of any sort. 
> Period." is changed, since it can easily be interested in such a way 
> to forbid writing a QA tool based on it).
Oh drat. I rewrote that paragraph a couple of times and managed to 
change the meaning. It should read "but hopefully not before".

David Dorward
Received on Monday, 8 December 2008 12:24:23 UTC

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