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Re: Transition Request: (2nd) PER Request for XML Base Second Edition

From: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>
Date: Mon, 17 Mar 2008 10:01:15 -0400
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Cc: Martin Duerst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>, "Grosso, Paul" <pgrosso@ptc.com>, timbl@w3.org, steve@w3.org, public-xml-core-wg@w3.org, webreq@w3.org, chairs@w3.org, w3t-comm@w3.org, michelsu@microsoft.com, John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>
Message-ID: <20080317140115.GF9990@mercury.ccil.org>

Chris Lilley scripsit:

> How come XML Base needs [a reference to LEIRIs]?

Because that's the way the XML Core WG (or some predecessor) wrote the
definition, back when nobody knew exactly what the rules for IRIs were
going to be.  The same with XLink and the others.

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