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   Re: [xml-dev] bohemians, gentry

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Jonathan Robie wrote:

> I agree that processing may impose semantics on data that was not envisioned by
> the creator of the data, but you seem to
> be saying more - that providing data types in XML data interferes with unforeseen
> reuse.

Well of course it interferes--specifically, it tightly constrains reuse--unless
that reuse is itself predicated on throwing aside the datatypes provided, and isn't
that petitio principii?


Walter Perry


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