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Short? Modular? Hmmmm. Would the W3C actually take lessons from OASIS?
(RELAX NG comes to mind.)

Also, W3C's QA Framework (http://www.w3.org/QA/) doesn't sound like a bad
thing wrt specs.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: John Cowan [mailto:jcowan@reutershealth.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, May 22, 2002 11:12 AM
> To: Simon St.Laurent
> Cc: xml-dev@lists.xml.org
> Subject: Re: RE: [xml-dev] Painful USA Today article (was RE: [xml-dev]
> AN
> Simon St.Laurent scripsit:
> > I suspect that Working Groups will shudder at the thought of any of
> > their precious features being listed as expendable this way, but it's
> > about time for clarity if they aren't willing to throw more things out.
> Not so fast, or just you wait, 'Enry 'Iggins.  Expect to see some
> *very short*, *modular* specs actually emerging from a WG long thought
> to be moribund.  W3C confidentiality prevents me from saying more.
> --
> John Cowan <jcowan@reutershealth.com>     http://www.reutershealth.com
> I amar prestar aen, han mathon ne nen,    http://www.ccil.org/~cowan
> han mathon ne chae, a han noston ne 'wilith.  --Galadriel, _LOTR:FOTR_
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