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Re: [xml-dev] Why Use anyURI

> The problem is that the number of active participants on the WG is tiny,
> and none of them is able to allocate more than about 10-20% of their
> time to this activity, while at the same time the amount of user
> interest in the spec is huge. So the Chair has from time to time decided
> that the primary objective was to get finished, and that if we continued
> to remain open to new comments, the backlog of comments would increase
> over time rather than decreasing. The fact that we've been in this
> position since Jan 2006 and still haven't finished illustrates the
> magnitude of the problem.

Is Michael saying that the XML Schema spec is so large and has so many
problems it has actually been effectively unmaintainable for the last five

> When I saw that this was the situation, I decided to stop moaning from
> the sidelines and join the WG. The situation might be different if more
> people had done the same.

?? Sending in serious comments is "moaning"? I must be misreading, it is
late here.

Rick Jelliffe

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