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Re: Definition of XML

Claude Bullard wrote:

>The up to date definition is the specification.

Ahh, you mean (section 1, paragraph 1) "XML is an application profile or
restricted form of SGML, the Standard Generalized Markup Language."

Works for me.

<disclaimer>This posting, while accurately quoting the XML spec, is meant to
be tongue in cheek, and is not to be viewed as encouragement for a long,
rambling thread on "what is XML."</disclaimer>

Bob DuCharme          www.snee.com/bob           <bob@
snee.com>  "The elements be kind to thee, and make thy
spirits all of comfort!" Anthony and Cleopatra, III ii