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[closed] Re: The 'href' attribute

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Mar 2008 10:01:08 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <m2wsnyn78b.fsf_-_@nwalsh.com>
/ Toman_Vojtech@emc.com was heard to say:
|> / 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'? :)

Yes. Fixed. :-)

                                        Be seeing you,
                                          norm

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