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   Re: Who needs XHTML Namespace?

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  • From: David Megginson <david@megginson.com>
  • To: xml-dev <xml-dev@ic.ac.uk>
  • Date: Tue, 31 Aug 1999 19:26:56 -0400 (EDT)

Paul Prescod writes:

 > What is the virtue in discovering XHTML data in an arbitrary
 > document if there are *no rules* about what that information will
 > look like? Are you really going to write processors that do not
 > care whether images occur within titles or tables within images?

Sure -- a search engine is a very good example of one.

All the best,


David Megginson                 david@megginson.com

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