[racket-dev] Web language

From: Jay McCarthy (jay.mccarthy at gmail.com)
Date: Tue Oct 26 09:32:27 EDT 2010

Can you do scribble/xml and if you want the XHTML specific stuff
use/require scribble/xhtml?

If not, then I'd suggest just plain scribble/xhtml. You aren't really
making HTML as far as I know, so don't call it that.


On Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 5:36 AM, Eli Barzilay <eli at barzilay.org> wrote:
> I want to finally move meta/web/html to a proper place.  Any opinions
> about a name for the collection?  Some reasonable options:
> * `scribble/html' -- for obvious reasons.
> * `scribble/web' -- possibly a too-broad name, since there's a whole
>    bunch of stuff that could be considered part of a "web language".
> * `scribble/xml' -- the xhtml-specific bits in this are the bindings
>    for the xhtml DTDs (including `xhtml' which spits out the required
>    xml prefix), so it's also useful for other xml output.
> * `scribble/text/html' -- clarify that it's similar to
>    `scribble/text', but looks inconvenient to be used in general.
> I'm going with the first one, but will not push immediately, so it's a
> good point to say something if you have a different opinion.
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Jay McCarthy <jay at cs.byu.edu>
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