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Re: Note in HTML4 spec about html5?

From: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>
Date: Wed, 14 Mar 2012 09:54:42 +0100
Message-ID: <4F605CD2.6070702@kosek.cz>
To: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
CC: "Carr, Wayne" <wayne.carr@intel.com>, Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>, Jace Voracek <jacevoracek@me.com>, David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
On 14.3.2012 0:33, Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis wrote:

> Why not? There's a defined process for updating specifications, indeed
> maintenance is "an important part of a Working Group's ongoing care of
> a Recommendation":

Sure, if there is some bug in HTML4 spec that should be addressed in
erratum. But adding to all past HTML spec information about HTML5 is
nonsense. Will we update this info when HTML6 is out or completely
another format will prevail on the Web?


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