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   Re: Arbitrary Infoset boundaries (was Re: Common XML - FinalReviewDraft)

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  • From: "Simon St.Laurent" <simonstl@simonstl.com>
  • To: Xml-Dev <xml-dev@lists.xml.org>
  • Date: Wed, 02 Aug 2000 21:33:49 -0400

At 09:32 AM 8/3/00 +0800, Rick JELLIFFE wrote:
>This agrees with XML's premise that it is a resolved document format,
>rather than a format for documents in progress.  

Is that premise formally stated anywhere?

That seems to be the core of the 'bad idea' I've been fighting all these

Otherwise, I was reasonably in agreement - DTDs aren't anywhere near dead,
for better or worse.

Simon St.Laurent
XML Elements of Style / XML: A Primer, 2nd Ed.
http://www.simonstl.com - XML essays and books


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