OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help



   Re: Another look at namespaces

[ Lists Home | Date Index | Thread Index ]
  • From: Ann Navarro <ann@webgeek.com>
  • To: Walter Underwood <wunder@infoseek.com>, "XML-DEV" <xml-dev@ic.ac.uk>
  • Date: Thu, 16 Sep 1999 12:44:00 -0400

At 09:16 AM 9/16/99 -0700, Walter Underwood wrote:
>At 04:41 PM 9/15/99 -0400, Tim Berners-Lee wrote:
>> [...] the HTML 4.0 spec defined three, and XHTML was required to be
>>as direct a mapping from HTML 4.0 to XML as possible.
>This is a rationale. Including this with the recent draft
>would have saved us all a lot of e-mail traffic.

This was said way back at the beginning (August 29)


Quoting myself  "No, we've not confused them. We happen to have three
'flavors' of XHTML 1.0 
(the first deliverable from the XHTML project, not the end sum of our 
work), that essentially map to the three flavors of HTML 4.0."

But apparently nobody wanted to hear it. 



Author of Effective Web Design: Master the Essentials
Coming in September --- Mastering XML

Founder, WebGeek Communications            http://www.webgeek.com
Vice President-Finance, HTML Writers Guild http://www.hwg.org
Director, HWG Online Education             http://www.hwg.org/services/classes

xml-dev: A list for W3C XML Developers. To post, mailto:xml-dev@ic.ac.uk
Archived as: http://www.lists.ic.ac.uk/hypermail/xml-dev/ and on CD-ROM/ISBN 981-02-3594-1
To (un)subscribe, mailto:majordomo@ic.ac.uk the following message;
(un)subscribe xml-dev
To subscribe to the digests, mailto:majordomo@ic.ac.uk the following message;
subscribe xml-dev-digest
List coordinator, Henry Rzepa (mailto:rzepa@ic.ac.uk)


News | XML in Industry | Calendar | XML Registry
Marketplace | Resources | MyXML.org | Sponsors | Privacy Statement

Copyright 2001 XML.org. This site is hosted by OASIS