OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help



   Re: [xml-dev] URIs again and again ....

[ Lists Home | Date Index | Thread Index ]

> > How about lobbing Mr. Burns-Lee, or TPTB, to change the XML Namespace
> > specification so that they reference "a unique string" that identifies 
> > particular namespace (and not specifically a URI)?
>And how in God's name can we be sure we've got a unique string without
>agreeing to follow *some* published specification--whether that be URIs,
>Formal Public Identifiers a la SGML, ISBNs, UPCs, or whatever??

Sorry, I meant that the string is unique to the document and not the 
universe.  Still, probably a bad idea (thou good ideas only come from the 
bad ones).

Jimmy Cerra
"If the path is set in stone, use a sledgehammer"

Chat with friends online, try MSN Messenger: http://messenger.msn.com


News | XML in Industry | Calendar | XML Registry
Marketplace | Resources | MyXML.org | Sponsors | Privacy Statement

Copyright 2001 XML.org. This site is hosted by OASIS