ISO 8879


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ISO 8879

(standard, character)
The ISO standard defining SGML.
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It was not only the source for the homonymous DTD in ISO 8879, but also, thanks to Anders Berglund's championing of DCF at CERN, it was the source for the World Wide Web's HTML document type as well.
ISO 8879: Information Processing - Text and Office Systems - Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML).
SGML is an international standard (ISO 8879) for the description of text in machine-readable form.
SGML (each letter is pronounced) is a standard for document description, ISO 8879, published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and first released in 1986.