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Re: [xml-dev] XML-formatted data or XML-encoded data?

On 1/21/2015 5:02 AM, Rick Jelliffe wrote:
Use whatever words wont confuse the audience. For the 1980s/1990s
sgml crowd "format" and "encoding" had other specific meanings, so
were avoided. The useful term that filled the gap was "notation."
I usually mean "if you look at the data, you will see XML". I usually say either "in XML" or, since I didn't grow up with SGML terminology, "in XML format".


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