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dareo@microsoft.com (Dare Obasanjo) writes:
>> In XML, we don't really have such things. 
>Yeah. But how long did it take us to go from the advent of OO to
>practices like Refactoring and concepts like Design Patterns being
>widespread. By my count it took over 2 decades. XML is only 5 years
>old, we still have time.

The RDBMS people started with them, largely building from the model
outward.  I suspect it's fair to say that OOP started with them as well,
if you take SmallTalk and Lisp as the root of that tree and C++, Java,
etc. as latecomers.

There's still time, of course.  There's always still time.

Simon St.Laurent
Ring around the content, a pocket full of brackets
Errors, errors, all fall down!
http://simonstl.com -- http://monasticxml.org


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