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   RE: DCD and Global attributes.

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  • From: Charles Frankston <cfranks@microsoft.com>
  • To: xml mailing list <xml-dev@ic.ac.uk>
  • Date: Thu, 13 Aug 1998 19:44:10 -0700

I think this is better handled by the use of inheritance.  I.e. you create a
base element that has all the attributes you wish to be "universal", and
derive all you elements from this base.  This re-uses a mechanism we want
anyway, and allows finer grain control than universal vs. one-at-a-time.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Frank Boumphrey [mailto:bckman@ix.netcom.com]
> Sent: Thursday, August 13, 1998 9:09 AM
> To: Charles Frankston
> Cc: xml mailing list
> Subject: DCD and Global attributes.
> It struck me that it may be preferable to default every thing 
> to the global
> attributes, and provide a means of exempting elements that we 
> do not wish
> them to apply to.

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