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   Re: [xml-dev] What is XML For?

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tblanchard@mac.com wrote:

> XML appears not to be a good match for the kind of data used to automate 
> business or represent structure information.  So what's it for?  Because 
> its not at all convenient for working with business data.  Its too weird.
 > ...

XML is weird for business data? Did you ever work with EDI?


I don't see anything weird about this XML representation:

  * http://www.dcs.bbk.ac.uk/~ptw/MScEC/e-commerce/slide5.html

  Paul Prescod


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