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[whatwg] HTML5 competing with XML

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Jul 2009 15:29:10 -0500
Message-ID: <dd0fbad0907061329k4a2d7e74sc221f54071cb7427@mail.gmail.com>
On Mon, Jul 6, 2009 at 2:47 PM, Thomas Broyer<t.broyer at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 6, 2009 at 9:17 PM, Anton Frattaroli wrote:
>> Mixing markup languages also makes the DOCTYPE declaration pretty much null
>> and void.? What?s the point of a DTD if you?re going to add in other DTDs?
>
> There's no DTD for HTML5, so?

To be even more specific, HTML5 isn't an SGML-based language at all.
It merely bears superficial resemblance to SGML-based languages such
as HTML4.

~TJ
Received on Monday, 6 July 2009 13:29:10 UTC

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