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[whatwg] Mathematics in HTML5

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 2 Jun 2006 15:45:52 +0200
Message-ID: <17536.16656.6964.107407@localhost.localdomain>
Also sprach James Graham:

 > > I think you make a compelling case for adding math to HTML the simple
 > > way. Personally, I'm open to adding it to HTML5. How much would it add
 > > to the specification?
 > I remain sceptical about this. However, if there is a serious effort to replace 
 > MathML I believe the resulting language must fulfil the following requirements:

The goal is not to replace MathML. At this point there isn't much to
replace -- MathML isn't found in HTML in the wild. Aslo, at the spec
level, I believe the two can co-exist just like WebForms and XForms
can co-exist.

I agree with your other points, though -- nice list.

              H?kon Wium Lie                          CTO ??e??
howcome at opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
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