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Re: [xml-dev] Re: determining ID-ness in XML
- From: David Carlisle <email@example.com>
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Mon, 05 Nov 2001 10:04:31 +0000 (GMT)
Henry Thompson wrote
> It's precisely because IDness is orthogonal to type-validity that
> xml:id is the _wrong_ solution -- it doesn't allow me to combine
> IDness with e.g. being an NMToken or CDATA or in integer or . . .
It could, it depends how xml:id is specified.
One could specify that any attribute of name xml:id was an identifier
for the purposes of linking, but still allow xml:id to be declared with
any type in a DTD or schema.
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