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   RE: SML answers for SML problems

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  • From: "Don Park" <donpark@docuverse.com>
  • To: <xml-dev@ic.ac.uk>
  • Date: Fri, 12 Nov 1999 15:23:56 -0800

>Funnily enough, if you go back 3 years, and substitute "SGML" for 
>"XML" and "XML" for "SML", you get the discussions many of us 
>were having about why XML was an advantage over SGML... 
>mostly, that XML was what most people thought SGML was, or 
>should have been.
>So SML is 20% of 20% of SGML? Hmmm, does 4% of SGML 
>deliver 64% of the usefulness?

If 0% of SGML is TEXT then 4% seems useful enough. <g> Frankly,
I am still not sure if SML has enough momentum to fly.  I am
just talking the talk and walking the walk to see if where it
leads.  Ideas tend to have a mind of its own.


Don Park    -   mailto:donpark@docuverse.com
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