XHTML 1.0 returned to HTML WG

Simon St.Laurent simonstl at simonstl.com
Thu Nov 4 01:47:50 GMT 1999

At 05:08 PM 11/3/99 -0800, Tim Bray wrote:
>So XHTML needs a namespace, and the HTML WG is the correct group to assign 
>it.  Whether they want to do it as part of the XHTML 1.0 spec or simply as
>a 3-line W3C recommendation published separately makes little 
>difference. -Tim

Except that the second route probably would have gotten XHTML 1.0 through
without these hitches.  Technically, you're quite right.  Politically, I
think this could have been easier.

Simon St.Laurent
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