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Re: [xml-dev] So maybe ID isn't a problem after all.
Gavin Thomas Nicol wrote:
> XML itself doesn't do anything with graphs, even with ID/IDREF pairs, beyond
> simple validation of constraints. As such I have to disagree with your
> assertion that "Without ID's, XML can only serialize trees" and put it down
> to FUD.
*in an application-independent way*. Of course you can define your own
mechanism, or use XLink.
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