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Status of XMLSpec and related materials

From: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 8 Dec 2004 12:06:23 -0500
Message-Id: <7D09AF4C-493B-11D9-BE1B-0003934BEBF0@w3.org>
Cc: Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM
To: spec-prod@w3.org


I would like to know what is the status of XMLSpec materials. I have 
seen on the page the XML Spec Schema and stylesheets [1] page that the 
last version of the material is numbered 2.8 on Feb 2004 [2]

I see also that it seems Norman Walsh is in charge of this document. I 
was wondering if the development too?

It seems there's no recent tutorial for XMLSPec [3] and there's no 
"fake" document as a test suite to show the input markup and the output 

My questions/comments:
	- I am inclined to help on the XHTML output of XMLSpec (I'm not a 
top-gun XSLT creator but I have notions and at least for XHTML markup 
semantics I have very good knowledge)
	- I proposed to rewrite the tutorial if it seems necessary or at least 
to update it.
	- I proposed to create a fake document covering all cases of XMLSpec, 
and that will constitute a kind of test suite for the style sheet.

Does it seem reasonable or am I putting my feet in the plate of someone 

[1] http://www.w3.org/2002/xmlspec/
[2] http://www.w3.org/2002/xmlspec/#spec28
[3] http://www.w3.org/XML/1998/06/xmlspec-report-v21.htm

Karl Dubost - http://www.w3.org/People/karl/
W3C Conformance Manager
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