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[whatwg] [html5] tags, elements and generated DOM

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Fri, 8 Apr 2005 11:18:00 +0300
Message-ID: <b8aee879bcbe9c114a4641f86c50e8f9@iki.fi>
On Apr 8, 2005, at 11:05, Jim Ley wrote:

> The proposed string that MUST appear as the first line of a WHAT-WG
> document is... please do not call it a doctype unless it is a doctype,
> see even people on the list are confused by using this!

Well, it could be defined as a tag soup construct called "doctype", 
which is neither an SGML doctype nor an XML doctype. :-)

Henri Sivonen
hsivonen at iki.fi
Received on Friday, 8 April 2005 01:18:00 UTC

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