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Re: Rethinking HTML 5 (Was: Re: Semicolon after entities)

From: Philip & Le Khanh <Philip-and-LeKhanh@Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org>
Date: Wed, 02 May 2007 00:42:04 +0100
Message-ID: <4637D04C.7060500@Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org>
To: public-html@w3.org

James Graham wrote:
> Philip & Le Khanh wrote:
>> James Graham wrote:
>>> I'm impressed... how do you know what HTML5 looks like? It hasn't 
>>> been completed yet! 
>> Yet we are being asked to vote on its adoption as the starting
>> point for further HTML development
> In what way is a starting point a completed spec?

It was, James, only you who used the word "completed".

I wrote "No thank you, I want to use HTML 5, where HTML 5
is derived from HTML 4.01 Strict rather than from something
that looks more like HTML 3.2 as modified by a committee. "

The "something" at the end of line 3 refers to the
WHAT Working Group's HTML5, on the adoption of which
as the starting point for further HTML development
we are being asked to vote.

Philip Taylor
Received on Tuesday, 1 May 2007 23:42:13 UTC

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