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Re: Obsoleting some specifications

From: <chaals@yandex-team.ru>
Date: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:23:32 +0200
To: Martin J. Dürst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>, Public TAG List <www-tag@w3.org>
Message-Id: <36281493187812@webcorp03e.yandex-team.ru>


26.04.2017, 06:56, "Martin J. Dürst" <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>:
> On 2017/04/26 11:32, chaals@yandex-team.ru wrote:
>
>>  MathML 1 and 2 - there is a version 3
>
> Not speaking to the specifics of MathML, but just the fact that there is
> a new version alone may not be enough to deprecate previous versions.

Agreed, as a general principle, and that should certainly be considered in the case of MathML...

cheers

> There may be implementations that only support the previous version, in
> some cases for good reasons. As an example, I remember that at least at
> some point in time, there was no open-source implementation of XSLT 2.0,
> and browsers also just support XSLT 1.0.
>
> Regards, Martin.

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