[whatwg] The problems with namespaces in text/html

Elliotte Harold elharo at metalab.unc.edu
Sun Nov 5 06:48:59 PST 2006

Anne van Kesteren wrote:

>> Browser vendors can handle XHTML now. It's a non-issue for them.
> Working for one I can assure you it's very much an issue.

Looking at http://www.opera.com/docs/specs/ it seems like you do a 
pretty good job. :-)

certainly there's new stuff in HTML 5 that will require new code to 
support; but do you really think a few namespace prefixes will make it 
harder to do that?

Elliotte Rusty Harold  elharo at metalab.unc.edu
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