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Re: Change proposal for HTML WG ISSUE-140: Conformance terminology when applicable specifications are used

From: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Tue, 18 Jan 2011 22:41:37 +0100
To: Noah Mendelsohn <nrm@arcanedomain.com>
Cc: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Message-ID: <20110118224137403302.21bc5570@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Noah Mendelsohn, Tue, 18 Jan 2011 19:15:10 +0000:

> The attached HTML file is based on the 14 January 2011 version of the 
> common infrastructure editors' draft [2].

Hi! The CP says, quote:

]]  Applicable specifications MAY define new document content (e.g. a 
foobar element), MAY prohibit certain otherwise conforming content  [[

Since the HTML5 draft prohibits many previously conforming features - 
especially attributes, many of which user agents nevertheless support, 
it might be a point to also add that applicable specifications as well 
"MAY permit certain otherwise non-conforming content".
leif halvard silli
Received on Tuesday, 18 January 2011 21:42:17 UTC

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