ATTN: Please comment on XHTML (before it's too late)

Ann Navarro ann at
Mon Aug 30 00:53:56 BST 1999

At 03:46 PM 8/29/99 -0700, Tim Bray wrote:

>The gripe is with this silly 3-namespace notion, which materially decreases
>the utility of XHTML and establishes a violently dangerous precedent.

There's where we disagree.

I *could* go either way on the namespaces personally.  Some very persuasive 
arguments brought me (and the group) back around to three.

I think it's a bit melodramatic, however, to categorize this issue as a 
"violently dangerous precedent".


Ann Navarro
Author: Effective Web Design: Master the Essentials
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Owner, WebGeek Communications
Vice President, HTML Writers Guild

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