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Re: "Binary XML" proposals

On Tue, 10 Apr 2001, Claude Seyrat wrote:

> It seems to me that a debate "binary format vs textual format" 
> is irrelevant. It is clear that none of them is the perfect format. 
> Both binary and textual have their pros and cons. 

I agree

> Since the beginning, MPEG-7 has been XML driven. The MPEG-7 community 
> is very reluctant to follow another development path. However in 
> MPEG-7 everybody recognizes the need for a binary format.


> Best regards,
> Claude.


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