[whatwg] HTML5 Parsing spec first draft ready
ian at hixie.ch
Fri Mar 10 17:20:10 PST 2006
On Sun, 19 Feb 2006, Henri Sivonen wrote:
> Off the top of my head, the changes from the HTML parsing output involve
> (besides lowercasing names and putting elements in the XHTML 1.x namespace)
> getting rid of the meta element conveying character encoding information,
Why? It doesn't need to be removed, it just has no semantics in XHTML.
> mapping the lang attribute to xml:lang
"lang" is still valid in XHTML.
> copying the name of boolean attributes into the value
Need to do that anyway for HTML.
> and perhaps some issues with line breaks in attribute values.
Yeah, I have to look into those. But those will affect the spec either
way, HTML or XHTML.
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