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   Re: Document Feature Requirements [was: Common XML ...]

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  • From: "Simon St.Laurent" <simonstl@simonstl.com>
  • To: Steven Rowe <sarowe@textwise.com>
  • Date: Sat, 08 Apr 2000 10:03:46 -0400

At 01:09 AM 4/8/00 -0400, Steven Rowe wrote:
>Is it not ironic that Common XML, an attempt to increase interoperability,
>excludes PIs, which are likely to be the mechanism which will be proposed
>to express document feature requirements, another attempt to increase

It would be ironic, except that Common XML doesn't exclude PIs.  It just
keeps them out of the core set of safely interoperable features.

For details, see:
> There's a complete (though rough and unpolished) draft up at:
> http://www.simonstl.com/articles/cxmlspec.txt

Section 3.2 has the details you want.

Common XML doesn't exclude _anything_ in XML - it just divides up XML in
terms of feature support requirements and interoperability.

Simon St.Laurent
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