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Re: Sections for HTML local implementation?

From: Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 10 Oct 2012 18:59:38 +0200
Message-ID: <CAL58czr51h+7f_7Ht5_6qGY7puhRhsQBzpw+22bKaHt8_VZ4ew@mail.gmail.com>
To: Yves Savourel <ysavourel@enlaso.com>
Cc: public-multilingualweb-lt@w3.org
True indeed - well, from this thread it probably follows that I won't get
an action item (and Dave won't too ;) ) while we are at localization world
to change the spec - sounds good too :)

Felix

2012/10/10 Yves Savourel <ysavourel@enlaso.com>

> FWIW:
>
> I agree with Jirka.
>
> Note that even if the user is dealing only with HTML documents s/he may
> have to work with the XML syntax anyway (linked rules).
>
> -ys
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jirka Kosek [mailto:jirka@kosek.cz]
> Sent: Wednesday, October 10, 2012 9:49 AM
> To: Dave Lewis
> Cc: public-multilingualweb-lt@w3.org
> Subject: Re: Sections for HTML local implementation?
>
> On 10.10.2012 16:09, Dave Lewis wrote:
>
> > Would that work? We'd still need to look at the section 1-5 to make
> > sure that it doesn't favour XML over HTML, e.g. we have section 1.4
> > calling out usage in HTML5 while the usage in XML is more implicit,
> > also the examples in this earlier section are still largely XML rather
> than HTML.
>
> Personally I think it is perfectly OK to favour XML over HTML in spec as
> long as spec provides clear definition on how to use ITS in HTML5. Given
> HTML limitations some things are complicated and sort of hack in HTML, so
> we don't have to pretend that HTML provides same support for ITS as XML.
>
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Felix Sasaki
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Received on Wednesday, 10 October 2012 17:00:09 UTC

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