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Re: Proposal to Adopt HTML5

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Tue, 10 Apr 2007 21:59:46 +0300
Message-Id: <941FACFA-D06B-4CCE-9A76-6E9557AE80C8@iki.fi>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
To: Henrik Dvergsdal <henrik.dvergsdal@hibo.no>

On Apr 10, 2007, at 21:38, Henrik Dvergsdal wrote:

> If we are to make a jump like this, I think it we should have a  
> really strict delta document. One that we can trust contains all  
> significant aspects of differences between the HTML4 and HTML5  
> specs at all times.

 From the charter:
"A language evolved from HTML4 for describing the semantics of  
documents and applications on the World Wide Web. This will be a  
complete specification, not a delta specification."

> I think the editor should be responsible for keeping it up to date  
> as the proposal evolves.

That wouldn't be a useful use of Hixie's time.

Henri Sivonen
Received on Tuesday, 10 April 2007 18:59:51 UTC

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