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RE: The 'href' attribute

From: <Toman_Vojtech@emc.com>
Date: Wed, 27 Feb 2008 04:22:35 -0500
Message-ID: <6E216CCE0679B5489A61125D0EFEC78709FB5B50@CORPUSMX10A.corp.emc.com>
To: <public-xml-processing-model-comments@w3.org>

> / Toman_Vojtech@emc.com was heard to say:
> | The specification uses the 'href' attribute for referring 
> to external
> | content (p:document) or external locations (p:load, 
> p:store, p:log). It
> | is also used in c:error and c:request elements. I wonder if this
> | attribute shouldn't be renamed to 'uri' which I think would a more
> | adequate name. 
> 
> Yes, it would be a better name, but the convention across XML 
> vocabulares
> (XInclude, XSLT, XML Schema, etc.) is to use 'href'. It 
> seems, to me, that
> we're better off being consistent on this point than right :-)
> 

OK, but then perhaps p:xsl-formatter should use 'href' as well, instead
of 'uri'? :)

Vojtech

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