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Re: Supporting MathML and SVG in text/html, and related topics

From: Chris Chiasson <chris@chiasson.name>
Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2008 20:47:44 -0500
Message-ID: <acbec1a40804151847y21375a35v997f48e1564b8044@mail.gmail.com>
To: "David Carlisle" <davidc@nag.co.uk>
Cc: jirka@kosek.cz, whatwg@whatwg.org, public-html@w3.org, www-math@w3.org, www-svg@w3.org

On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 9:51 AM, David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk> wrote:
>  So.... if the html community decides that it's not going to deprecate html
>  and move towards xhtml long term, then as a consequence I think that
>  there has to be a way to get mathematics and vector graphics markup into
>  html.  The current html5 draft solution with html and svg special cased
>  rather than a generic extension mechanism with svg and mathml being
>  specific examples is not what I'd have chosen, but it isn't my choice
>  and it is workable and will I think cover a vast majority of the use
>  cases.

So, have the HTML 5 people already made up their minds, where the
discussion that continues today has no chance of maintaining the XML

Received on Wednesday, 16 April 2008 01:48:17 UTC

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