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Re: Finding News Taxonomies [was: RE: Towards a TAG consideration of CURIEs]

From: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Date: Sat, 07 Apr 2007 14:10:47 -0500
Message-ID: <4617ECB7.4050308@aptest.com>
To: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>
CC: Misha Wolf <Misha.Wolf@reuters.com>, Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>, www-tag@w3.org, semantic-web@w3.org, public-xg-mmsem@w3.org, newsml-g2@yahoogroups.com

John Cowan wrote:
> 3) "123456" can't be the value of an attribute of type ID in a
> *valid* XML document: true.  However, plenty of documents are not
> valid: in particular, any document without a DTD is not valid, and
> there is nothing wrong with having a DTD without expecting or requiring
> validity.
I guess...  however, note that XHTML family documents are REQUIRED to be 
valid.  That was the IPTC's goal when they started this thing.   Not 
sure if it is still their goal...  defining a syntax that breaks the 
rules would seem misguided to me.

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Received on Saturday, 7 April 2007 19:13:26 UTC

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