OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help

[Date Prev] | [Thread Prev] | [Thread Next] | [Date Next] -- [Date Index] | [Thread Index]
XML conference

There was some mention on the XML conference in Washingon D.C with calls for papers and all that.
Any news on that?

--- On Sun, 8/24/08, Mukul Gandhi <gandhi.mukul@gmail.com> wrote:
From: Mukul Gandhi <gandhi.mukul@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [xml-dev] Is "XML" an abbreviation or an acronym?
To: "Alexander Johannesen" <alexander.johannesen@gmail.com>
Cc: "Costello, Roger L." <costello@mitre.org>, xml-dev@lists.xml.org
Date: Sunday, August 24, 2008, 12:08 PM

> Didn't you mean the opposite, that XML is a word made from the initial
> letters of the phrase "eXtensible Markup Language", and hence an
> acronym?

The XML specification, http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/REC-xml-20060816/

starts with,

Extensible Markup Language, abbreviated XML, describes ...

So the spec says, it's an abbreviation ...

Mukul Gandhi


XML-DEV is a publicly archived, unmoderated list hosted by OASIS
to support XML implementation and development. To minimize
spam in the archives, you must subscribe before posting.

[Un]Subscribe/change address: http://www.oasis-open.org/mlmanage/
Or unsubscribe: xml-dev-unsubscribe@lists.xml.org
subscribe: xml-dev-subscribe@lists.xml.org
List archive: http://lists.xml.org/archives/xml-dev/
List Guidelines: http://www.oasis-open.org/maillists/guidelines.php

[Date Prev] | [Thread Prev] | [Thread Next] | [Date Next] -- [Date Index] | [Thread Index]

News | XML in Industry | Calendar | XML Registry
Marketplace | Resources | MyXML.org | Sponsors | Privacy Statement

Copyright 1993-2007 XML.org. This site is hosted by OASIS