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Re: [xml-dev] annotations outside validation

"Simon St.Laurent" wrote:

> That's pretty fuzzy - while it's clear that elements contain PIs and
> comments, it doesn't necessarily follow that comments or PIs apply in
> any particular way to their parent container.

That was one of the arguments that kept attributes in SML, as I recall. I would
expect PIs to be processed serially, irrespective of where they occur in the
structure. That would also make it appropriate for streaming, wouldn't it?


Marcus Carr                      email:  mrc@allette.com.au
Allette Systems (Australia)      www:    http://www.allette.com.au
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