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Re: ISSUE-55: Re-enable @profile in HTML5 (draft 2)

From: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Wed, 04 Nov 2009 16:43:43 +0100
Message-ID: <4AF1A12F.4050204@xn--mlform-iua.no>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
CC: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, public-html@w3.org
Henri Sivonen On 09-11-04 16.26:

> On Nov 4, 2009, at 17:08, Julian Reschke wrote:
> 
>>>>> What problem does this solve?
>>>> It solves the same problem that head/@profile solves;
>>> What's the point of introducing new syntax if it solves the same
>>> problem as the old syntax?
>> If HTML5 hadn't removed head/@profile we probably wouldn't have this  
>> discussion.
> 
> The syntax isn't the reason why HTML5 rejects @profile. HTML5 rejects  
> the concept. Recasting the concept into superficially different syntax  
> doesn't really address the reason of rejection.

Exactly. Ian hasn't lifted a finger to make rel=profile a valid 
keyword.
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leif halvard silli
Received on Wednesday, 4 November 2009 15:44:17 UTC

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