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On Tue, 2002-10-08 at 16:07, John Cowan wrote:

> Exactly.  "For compatibility" statements are "must" statements.
> "For interoperability" statements, OTOH, are only "should"s.

Except for W3C XML Schema which says:

[Definition:]   for compatibility
A feature of this specification included solely to ensure that schemas
which use this feature remain compatible with [XML 1.0 (Second Edition)]
and means "may if you want to really look old fashioned" :-) 

But W3C XML Schema is a different world by itself!

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