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   Re: [xml-dev] limits of the generic

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Uche Ogbuji writes:
> However, if it is inevitable that the data types juggernaut must have
> its stone of flesh in the end, I would rather a mechanism such as the
> above allowed others to put their own data types on an even keel, and
> also allowed other forms of axiomatic processing besides data types. 
> I also like that it expresses value space operations as simple
> transforms on the plain lexical information, which is an important
> assertion of layering.

I'd rather avoid flesh-eating datatype juggernauts, but this proposal
seems to offer a good start toward providing functionality while keeping
the juggernauts well-leashed.

Simon St.Laurent - SSL is my TLA
http://simonstl.com may be my URI
http://monasticxml.org may be my ascetic URI
urn:oid: is another possibility altogether


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