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[whatwg] The problems with namespaces in text/html

From: Elliotte Harold <elharo@metalab.unc.edu>
Date: Sun, 05 Nov 2006 09:48:59 -0500
Message-ID: <454DF9DB.8030305@metalab.unc.edu>
Anne van Kesteren wrote:

>> Browser vendors can handle XHTML now. It's a non-issue for them.
> Working for one I can assure you it's very much an issue.

Looking at http://www.opera.com/docs/specs/ it seems like you do a 
pretty good job. :-)

certainly there's new stuff in HTML 5 that will require new code to 
support; but do you really think a few namespace prefixes will make it 
harder to do that?

?Elliotte Rusty Harold  elharo at metalab.unc.edu
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