[LMB] SGML vs. HTML, Tim Berners-Lee, way OT:

Rachel Ganz rachel at compromise.fsnet.co.uk
Wed Apr 26 14:07:49 BST 2006

> *that* much about the issue - but I think - without actually knowing the
> context - TBL might have been slightly tongue-in-cheek with his comments
> about appealing to geeks by calling HTML a subset of SGML. 

His original proposal is still out there (http://webdesign.about.com/gi/dynamic/offsite.htm?zi=1/XJ&sdn=webdesign&zu=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.w3.org%2FHistory%2F1989%2Fproposal.html)

Rachel Ganz

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