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   Re: [xml-dev] Co-operating with Architectural Forms

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  • Subject: Re: [xml-dev] Co-operating with Architectural Forms
  • From: "Rick Jelliffe" <ricko@allette.com.au>
  • Date: Fri, 1 Feb 2002 21:58:25 +1100
  • References: <> <m37kpym99c.fsf@dmitri.coolheads.com> <3C59B86C.DC7C9084@prescod.net> <E16WPTh-0001zW-00@server2000.ebizhostingsolutions.com>

 From: "Gavin Thomas Nicol" <gtn@rbii.com>

> > The whole XML world is organized around the idea that the GI is the
> > *type name*. 
> The name is not the same as the thing. I think the whole idea that gi 
> == type to be one of the biggest peices of misinformation around. 

I think the problem is not so much people thinking that Generic Identifier == type
but more that Generic Identifier = table name!

Rick Jelliffe


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