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/ "Simon St.Laurent" <simonstl@simonstl.com> was heard to say:
| Norm Walsh writes:
|> Given the recent discussion of XLink and HLink and given that the
|> specific example here is href, I get the distinct impression that you
|> feel as if someone is trying to force the whole world to use a
|> specific set of semantics.
|> I don't think your impression is justified by the facts.
| It seemed very clear from your initial posting on www-tag that the TAG
| was much more interested in forcing XHTML to use the "generic" XLink

I've already admitted that the tone of that message was unfortunate
and apologized for it[1].

In any event, I think it's quite a leap from "the TAG thinks HTML
should use XLink" to "the whole world must use XLink (or some other

                                        Be seeing you,

[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2002Sep/0265.html

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