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RE: An open plea to the W3C (was Re: XInclude vs SAX vs

That's a fact. Only systems are "meaningful".


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Daamyata. Datta. Dayadhvam.h

-----Original Message-----
From: Tim Bray [mailto:tbray@textuality.com]

At 08:20 AM 28/08/01 -0500, Bullard, Claude L (Len) wrote:
>The more I see new terms such as "ulabel" and oddities 
>such as "t*pe* to explain what markup is about given 
>that the problem is actually no one quite knows what 
>namespaces are about, I have to wonder.  Obscurity is 
>hard to hide.

Markup isn't *about* anything.  Namespaces aren't
*about* anything.  They are labels.  They provide part
of the infrastructure you need to build edifices of 
schemaware and displayware and ebizware and so on.