This is a snapshot of an early working draft and has therefore been superseded by the HTML standard.

This document will not be further updated.


Draft Standard — Call For Comments — 27 October 2009


All references are normative unless marked "Non-normative".

Augmented BNF for Syntax Specifications: ABNF, D. Crocker, P. Overell. IETF, January 2008.
The 'about' URI scheme, J. Holsten, L. Hunt. IETF, August 2009.
Accessible Rich Internet Applications (WAI-ARIA), J. Craig, M. Cooper, L. Pappas, R. Schwerdtfeger, L. Seeman. W3C, August 2009.
WAI-ARIA 1.0 User Agent Implementation Guide, A. Snow-Weaver, M. Cooper. W3C, August 2009.
(Non-normative) Authoring Tool Accessibility Guidelines (ATAG) 2.0, J. Richards, J. Spellman, J. Treviranus. W3C, May 2009.
(Non-normative) The Atom Syndication Format, M. Nottingham, R. Sayre. IETF, December 2005.
Tags for Identifying Languages; Matching of Language Tags, A. Phillips, M. Davis. IETF, September 2006.
Behavioral Extensions to CSS, I. Hickson. W3C, October 2007.
Courbes à poles, P. de Casteljau. INPI, 1959.
UAX #9: Unicode Bidirectional Algorithm, M. Davis. Unicode Consortium, March 2008.
(Non-normative) UTN #6: BOCU-1: MIME-Compatible Unicode Compression, M. Scherer, M. Davis. Unicode Consortium, February 2006.
(Non-normative) UTR #26: Compatibility Encoding Scheme For UTF-16: 8-BIT (CESU-8), T. Phipps. Unicode Consortium, April 2002.
(Non-normative) Character Model for the World Wide Web 1.0: Fundamentals, M. Dürst, F. Yergeau, R. Ishida, M. Wolf, T. Texin. W3C, February 2005.
(Non-normative) On computable numbers, with an application to the Entscheidungsproblem, A. Turing. In Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society, series 2, volume 42, pages 230-265. London Mathematical Society, 1937. Retrieved on 2007-03-03.
HTTP State Management Mechanism, A. Barth. IETF, August 2009.
Cross-Origin Resource Sharing, A. van Kesteren. W3C, June 2009.
Cascading Style Sheets Level 2 Revision 1, B. Bos, T. Çelik, I. Hickson, H. Lie. W3C, April 2009.
CSS Color Module Level 3, T. Çelik, C. Lilley, L. Baron. W3C, August 2008.
CSS Fonts Module Level 3, J. Daggett. W3C, June 2009.
Cascading Style Sheets Object Model (CSSOM), A. van Kesteren. W3C, December 2007.
CSS3 Basic User Interface Module, T. Çelik. W3C, May 2004.
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 3 Core Specification, A. Le Hors, P. Le Hegaret, L. Wood, G. Nicol, J. Robie, M. Champion, S. Byrnes. W3C, April 2004.
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 3 Events Specification, D. Schepers. W3C, July 2009.
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 Traversal and Range Specification, J. Kesselman, J. Robie, M. Champion, P. Sharpe, V. Apparao, L. Wood. W3C, November 2000.
Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 Views Specification, A. Le Hors, L. Cable. W3C, November 2000.
ECMAScript Language Specification. ECMA, December 1999.
(Non-normative) ECMAScript for XML (E4X) Specification. ECMA, December 2005.
Hangul Unix Environment. Korea Industrial Standards Association, 1992. Ref. No. KS C 5861-1992.
Server-Sent Events, I. Hickson. W3C, July 2009.
File API, A. Ranganathan. W3C, August 2009.
Chinese Internal Code Specification. Chinese IT Standardization Technical Committee, December 1995.
(Non-normative) Computer Graphics: Principles and Practice in C, Second Edition, J. Foley, A. van Dam, S. Feiner, J. Hughes. Addison-Wesley, July 1995. ISBN 0-201-84840-6.
(Non-normative) Inter Gravissimas, A. Lilius, C. Clavius. Gregory XIII Papal Bulls, February 1582.
(Non-normative) HTML5 differences from HTML4, A. van Kesteren. W3C, August 2009.
Hypertext Transfer Protocol — HTTP/1.1, R. Fielding, J. Gettys, J. Mogul, H. Frystyk, L. Masinter, P. Leach, T. Berners-Lee. IETF, June 1999.
Character Sets. IANA, May 2007.
Permanent Message Header Field Names. IANA, October 2009.
IEEE Standard for Floating-Point Arithmetic (IEEE 754). IEEE, August 2008. ISBN 978-0-7381-5753-5.
ISO8601: Data elements and interchange formats — Information interchange — Representation of dates and times. ISO, December 2004.
ISO-8859-11: Information technology — 8-bit single-byte coded graphic character sets — Part 11: Latin/Thai alphabet. ISO, October 1999.
The application/json Media Type for JavaScript Object Notation (JSON), D. Crockford. IETF, July 2006.
The 'javascript' resource identifier scheme, B. Höhrmann. IETF, November 2006.
The mailto URL scheme, P. Hoffman, L. Masinter, J. Zawinski. IETF, July 1998.
Mathematical Markup Language (MathML), D. Carlisle, P. Ion, R. Miner, N. Poppelier. W3C, October 2003.
Content-Type Processing Model, A. Barth, I. Hickson. IETF, May 2009.
Media Queries, H. Lie, T. Çelik, D. Glazman, A. van Kesteren. W3C, July 2009.
(Non-normative) Gecko Plugin API Reference. Mozilla, November 2008.
Autodiscovery in HTML/XHTML. In OpenSearch 1.1 Draft 4, Section 4.6.2.
The HTTP Origin Header, A. Barth, C. Jackson, I. Hickson. IETF, September 2009.
Pingback 1.0, S. Langridge, I. Hickson. January 2007.
Portable Network Graphics (PNG) Specification, D. Duce. W3C, November 2003.
Compositing Digital Images, T. Porter, T. Duff. In Computer graphics, volume 18, number 3, pp. 253-259. ACM Press, July 1984.
(Non-normative) The Properties and Promises of UTF-8, M. Dürst. University of Zürich, September 1997. In Proceedings of the 11th International Unicode Conference.
Progress Events, C. McCathieNevile. W3C, March 2009.
Public Suffix List. Mozilla Foundation.
Domain Names - Concepts and Facilities, P. Mockapetris. IETF, November 1987.
Character Mnemonics and Character Sets, K. Simonsen. IETF, June 1992.
Japanese Character Encoding for Internet Messages, J. Murai, M. Crispin, E. van der Poel. IETF, June 1993.
(Non-normative) Equivalences between 1988 X.400 and RFC-822 Message Bodies, H. Alvestrand, S. Thompson. IETF, August 1993.
ISO-2022-JP-2: Multilingual Extension of ISO-2022-JP, M. Ohta, K. Handa. IETF, December 1993.
Korean Character Encoding for Internet Messages, U. Choi, K. Chon, H. Park. IETF, December 1993.
ASCII Printable Characters-Based Chinese Character Encoding for Internet Messages, Y. Wei, Y. Zhang, J. Li, J. Ding, Y. Jiang. IETF, August 1995.
Chinese Character Encoding for Internet Messages, HF. Zhu, DY. Hu, ZG. Wang, TC. Kao, WCH. Chang, M. Crispin. IETF, March 1996.
Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (MIME) Part One: Format of Internet Message Bodies, N. Freed, N. Borenstein. IETF, November 1996.
Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (MIME) Part Two: Media Types, N. Freed, N. Borenstein. IETF, November 1996.
Key words for use in RFCs to Indicate Requirement Levels, S. Bradner. IETF, March 1997.
Japanese Character Encoding for Internet Messages, K. Tamaru. IETF, November 1997.
PKCS #1: RSA Encryption, B. Kaliski. IETF, March 1998.
The text/css Media Type, H. Lie, B. Bos, C. Lilley. IETF, March 1998.
Returning Values from Forms: multipart/form-data, L. Masinter. IETF, August 1998.
URI Resolution Services Necessary for URN Resolution, M. Mealling, R. Daniel. IETF, January 1999.
UTF-16, an encoding of ISO 10646, P. Hoffman, F. Yergeau. IETF, February 2000.
The Text/Plain Format Parameter, R. Gellens. IETF, August 1999.
(Non-normative) URLs for Telephone Calls, A. Vaha-Sipila. IETF, April 2000.
XML Media Types, M. Murata, S. St. Laurent, D. Kohn. IETF, January 2001.
Algorithms and Identifiers for the Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure Certificate and Certificate Revocation List (CRL) Profile, W. Polk, R. Housley, L. Bassham. IETF, April 2002.
Internationalizing Domain Names in Applications (IDNA), P. Faltstrom, P. Hoffman, A. Costello. IETF, March 2003.
The Base16, Base32, and Base64 Data Encodings, S. Josefsson. IETF, July 2003.
Registration Procedures for Message Header Fields, G. Klyne, M. Nottingham, J. Mogul. IETF, September 2004.
Uniform Resource Identifier (URI): Generic Syntax, T. Berners-Lee, R. Fielding, L. Masinter. IETF, January 2005.
Internationalized Resource Identifiers (IRIs), M. Dürst, M. Suignard. IETF, January 2005.
The Codecs Parameter for "Bucket" Media Types, R. Gellens, D. Singer, P. Frojdh. IETF, November 2005.
(Non-normative) Scripting Media Types, B. Höhrmann. IETF, April 2006.
Internet X.509 Public Key Infrastructure Certificate and Certificate Revocation List (CRL) Profile, D. Cooper, S. Santesson, S. Farrell, S. Boeyen, R. Housley, W. Polk. IETF, May 2008.
Internet Message Format, P. Resnick. IETF, October 2008.
(Non-normative) UTR #6: A Standard Compression Scheme For Unicode, M. Wolf, K. Whistler, C. Wicksteed, M. Davis, A. Freytag, M. Scherer. Unicode Consortium, May 2005.
Selectors, T. Çelik, E. Etemad, D. Glazman, I. Hickson, P. Linss, J. Williams. W3C, March 2009.
JIS X0208: 7-bit and 8-bit double byte coded KANJI sets for information interchange. Japanese Standards Association, 1997.
IEC 61966-2-1: Multimedia systems and equipment — Colour measurement and management — Part 2-1: Colour management — Default RGB colour space — sRGB. IEC, October 1999.
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) Tiny 1.2 Specification, O. Andersson, R. Berjon, E. Dahlström, A. Emmons, J. Ferraiolo, A. Grasso, V. Hardy, S. Hayman, D. Jackson, C. Lilley, C. McCormack, A. Neumann, C. Northway, A. Quint, N. Ramani, D. Schepers, A. Shellshear. W3C, December 2008.
UDC 681.3.04:003.62. Thai Industrial Standards Institute, Ministry of Industry, Royal Thai Government, 1990. ISBN 974-606-153-4.
(Non-normative) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (UAAG) 2.0, J. Allan, K. Ford, J. Richards, J. Spellman. W3C, July 2009.
The Unicode Standard. Unicode Consortium, 2007.
(Non-normative) A composite approach to language/encoding detection, S. Li, K. Momoi. Netscape, September 2001. In Proceedings of the 19th International Unicode Conference.
UTF-7: A Mail-Safe Transformation Format of Unicode, D. Goldsmith, M. Davis. IETF, May 1997.
(Non-normative) Multilingual form encoding, M. Dürst. W3C, October 2007.
(Non-normative) UTR #36: Unicode Security Considerations, M. Davis, M. Suignard. Unicode Consortium, July 2008.
(Non-normative) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0, B. Caldwell, M. Cooper, L. Reid, G. Vanderheiden. W3C, December 2008.
Web addresses in HTML5, D. Connolly, C. Sperberg-McQueen. March 2009.
Web IDL, C. McCormack. W3C, July 2009.
Web Linking, M. Nottingham. IETF, July 2009.
The Web Sockets API, I. Hickson. W3C, August 2009.
Web Workers, I. Hickson. W3C, September 2009.
Windows 1252. Microsoft.
Windows 1254. Microsoft.
Windows Codepage 932. Microsoft.
Windows 874. Microsoft.
Windows Codepage 949. Microsoft.
Recommendation X.690 — Information Technology — ASN.1 Encoding Rules — Specification of Basic Encoding Rules (BER), Canonical Encoding Rules (CER), and Distinguished Encoding Rules (DER). International Telecommunication Union, July 2002.
XMLHttpRequest, A. van Kesteren. W3C, June 2009.
Extensible Markup Language, T. Bray, J. Paoli, C. Sperberg-McQueen, E. Maler, F. Yergeau. W3C, November 2008.
XML Base, J. Marsh, R. Tobin. W3C, January 2009.
Namespaces in XML, T. Bray, D. Hollander, A. Layman, R. Tobin. W3C, August 2006.
XML Path Language (XPath) Version 1.0, J. Clark, S. DeRose. W3C, November 1999.
XSL Transformations (XSLT) Version 1.0, J. Clark. W3C, November 1999.