[uf-discuss] The BBC case and HTML5 <time>

Paul Wilkins paul.m.wilkins at gmail.com
Sun Jun 29 17:49:59 PDT 2008

On Mon, Jun 30, 2008 at 11:11 AM, Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis
<bhawkeslewis at googlemail.com> wrote:
> I'd be wary of using a hybrid of HTML 4.01, RDfa, and HTML5 when neither RDFa
> nor HTML5 have been finalized yet, and when HTML5 is going to determine how
> browsers actually parse all text/html. What if HTML5 ends up specifying something
> in a way that is incompatible with the hybrid?

We are specifically advised by the W3C QA Group that custom DTDs are a bad idea.

Paul Wilkins

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