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Re: validator.w3.org and XHTML

From: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Date: Mon, 08 Dec 2008 09:46:45 -0600
Message-ID: <493D4165.6060904@aptest.com>
To: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
CC: www-validator Community <www-validator@w3.org>

David Dorward wrote:
> olivier Thereaux wrote:
>> Shane, given that
>> http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/2008/ED-xhtml-media-types-20081126/
>> has now been published as a NOTE, would it be more acceptable to the 
>> WG to provide a tool building upon
>> http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/2008/ED-xhtml-media-types-20081126/#compatGuidelines 
>> ?
> From said guidelines: " Like /all/ of this document, this Appendix is 
> /informative/. It contains no absolute requirements, and should NEVER 
> be used as the basis for creating conformance nor validation rules of 
> any sort. Period."
> Ironically, that phrase is part of the informative section, so can be 
> ignored.
The whole document is an informative section.  There is nothing 
normative in it.  It is a (draft) Note. 

And Olivier - it has NOT been published as a Note.  We are still 
editing.  Once it has been published, we will let you know.

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