[whatwg] The problems with namespaces in text/html

Elliotte Harold elharo at metalab.unc.edu
Sun Nov 5 05:54:27 PST 2006

Henri Sivonen wrote:

> The model in the browsers that matter is the DOM. Unfortunately. But it 
> is too late to change it. And having even that level of interop is great.

But as I keep saying, *it's not just browsers*. There's a lot more 
happening on the Web than classic desktop browsers. A document posted to 
the Web is available to all sorts of clients. Some of the most 
interesting things happen when there's no human in the loop to look at a 

Elliotte Rusty Harold  elharo at metalab.unc.edu
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