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- From: Jonathan Borden <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- To: Rick Jelliffe <email@example.com>
- Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2001 22:39:19 -0500
Rick Jelliffe wrote:
> Is there any chance of making:
> 1) a RDDL mailing list
Since RDDL is an XML-DEV project, I wouldn't want to remove it to another
venue. Perhaps we can preface RDDL posts with [RDDL] to allow people to
delete at will.
> 2) a RDDL central directory and
> 3) a RDDL web chain (we will need a little icon)?
Perhaps a RDDL tree :-) we can certainly create a root document in the
http://www.rddl.org/ namespace and as documents are linked into this, the
directory can become decentralized.
> I think RDDL is great for providing infrastructure for little languages.
> The troubles with developing a little language include
> -- people cannot find them
> -- if they are documented using different conventions it is difficult for
> people to figure out what to do with them
> -- if they are small it may seem that it is not worth the
> developer's time
> to figure out schemas, standard terminology and so on.
> RDDL seems to help with all these, because it makes it easier to steal
> an existing RDDL description and use it as a template.
> Rick Jelliffe
> Also, if you are keeping track, I now have three little languages (two of
> them real!)
> under RDDL
Nice! I guess this means that since you've provided another XHTML Basic
schema, we'll need to create yet another RDDL schema :-)
- RE: RDDL
- From: Leigh Dodds <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- From: Rick Jelliffe <email@example.com>