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Dare Obasanjo wrote:
> the XML infoset is too granular to represent the
> level of abstraction most real world applications
> deal with XML.
I may be reading this wrong. Please help me here. It appears
to me that this could be re-worded as saying that "Infoset is too
rich..." i.e. you seem to be saying that Infoset is overkill? I could
understand if you objected to accomplishing the "smaller/faster" goals
by using a method that was "underkill" (i.e. important information was
lost) but I can't see why using an "overkill" method would be bad.
From: Dare Obasanjo [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Monday, April 12, 2004 2:18 PM
To: Michael Champion; 'xml-dev' DEV
Subject: RE: [xml-dev] XML Binary Characterization WG public list
I tend to agree with Tim, the XML infoset is too granular to represent
the level of abstraction most real world applications deal with XML.
Most real world applications use an abstraction of XML that is more
akin to a subset of the XPath data model (elements, attributes, and
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