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Re: XHTML 1.0, section C14

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Mon, 20 Nov 2006 16:07:12 +0000
To: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <20061120160711.GA22635@us-lot.org>

On Mon, Nov 20, 2006 at 05:00:35PM +0100, Johannes Koch wrote:

> I read something between the lines, "If you have a style element in your 
> XHTML document, and you want to make it compatible with an HTML and a 
> somewhat generic XML renderer, then use an xml-stylesheet PI referencing 
> the style element's id."

That's the interpretation I'd put on it BUT ...

 * Why is that in the HTML compatibility guidelines and not an
appendix for generic XML parser compatibility guidelines? 

 * Doesn't it contradict the advice of C1?

 * Why <style> but not <link>?

 * Why do authors have to read "between the lines" of a specification?

David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
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