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Re: XHTML2 Browswers Ignoring Unknown Elements

From: Masayasu Ishikawa <mimasa@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 27 Jun 2003 08:35:11 +0900 (JST)
Message-Id: <20030627.083511.41641199.mimasa@w3.org>
To: public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org

Joseph Reagle <reagle@w3.org> wrote:

> BTW: IMHO one of the unfortunate behaviours of older browsers is to render 
> the content of elements it does not recognize. Is this likely to change in 
> XHTML2? [1] references [2] but I can't find any text on this note.

In which way?  It is quite likely that XHTML 2 user agents will NOT
ignore "unknown" elements and attributes.  How to render such a document
is an another matter.

> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml2/conformance.html#uaconf
> [2] http://www.w3.org/TR/2001/REC-xhtml-modularization-20010410/

Masayasu Ishikawa / mimasa@w3.org
W3C - World Wide Web Consortium
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