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Re: a or b or both - mystery..
- From: Marcus Carr <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- To: Murali Mani <mani@CS.UCLA.EDU>
- Date: Tue, 17 Apr 2001 19:23:26 +1000
Murali Mani wrote:
> I have asked professors and others -- everyone I have asked believes
> things just will not work without closure - you will get unexpected
What things will not work and what unexpected things might you get?
> I think if you use XML only for data exchange, then closure does
> not matter, but if you want to do actual processing, then I think closure
> is *very* important.
What sort of processing? I have been involved with (perhaps a different form of?) SGML
and XML processing for ten years and I don't really even understand the problem...:-)
> And it was a pleasure trying to explain whatever I know. I think everyone
> in this group tries to learn from the other.
Absolutely - what you know still seems to be whizzing by me a bit, but I appreciate
your taking the time.
Marcus Carr email: email@example.com
Allette Systems (Australia) www: http://www.allette.com.au
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