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Re: Another take on versioning

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Thu, 08 Oct 2009 09:21:46 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-comments@w3.org
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"David A. Lee" <dlee@calldei.com> writes:
> Rereading the proposal I realized it says exactly the opposite. It
> says that missing version implies "the latest version". Could you
> explain the rationale/value in that interpretation over having it
> imply "1.0" ?

It seemed most consistent with the status quo. In fact, if we had a version
attribute, it probably would make sense to either make it required or make
the default 1.0.

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