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Re: "snapshot" XHTML DTD for all current modules?

From: olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 12 May 2008 13:12:37 +0200
Cc: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>, Frank Ellermann <hmdmhdfmhdjmzdtjmzdtzktdkztdjz@gmail.com>, W3C Validator Community <www-validator@w3.org>, Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>
Message-Id: <776B2EA7-5819-4A64-9425-00E39BA6B59C@w3.org>
To: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>

On 6-May-08, at 3:22 PM, Shane McCarron wrote:
> I would be happy to create a new markup language that included all  
> the cool new features we are developing...  @role, @access, xml  
> events 2, xforms, aria.  Whatever.  But a valid document isn't  
> actually going to do what an author expects.  Why is that useful?

It's one major step towards adoption of the features. A lot of people  
still regard validation as the reference on what can be done, and what  

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