[whatwg] several messages about XML syntax and HTML5

Mike Schinkel mikeschinkel at gmail.com
Thu Dec 21 05:06:32 PST 2006

Henri Sivonen wrote:
> Umm. The point is that you shouldn't show users something 
> that they don't understand or care about.

Depends on what your objective is.  Objectives are not always singular.

> Google, Yahoo and MSN aren't in the business of enforcing a 
> standards- compliance agenda.

Who is?   And at the risk of sounding snarky, can you point me to a
reference where is it codified that they are not (at least partially) in the
business of standards? 

-Mike Schinkel
P.S. Ian works for Google and he sure seems pretty adamant about

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