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RE: Versioning and html[5]

From: Chris Wilson <Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2007 15:34:51 -0700
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>, James Graham <jg307@cam.ac.uk>
CC: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
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Henri Sivonen [mailto:hsivonen@iki.fi] wrote:
>I am *not* advocating version-based opt-in to bug fixes, but if the
>opt-in idea were to be generalized, I think the generalization would
>not be declaring the HTML version but something like
><html browser-engine-bugs-as-of='2007-04-12'>.

Indeed, I'm saying IE will do exactly that kind of mechanism.  But stamping the HTML with what spec version it was created with will allow us to automatically move that opt-in forward.
Received on Thursday, 12 April 2007 22:46:41 UTC

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