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Re: XPP and Rechartering

From: Liam R E Quin <liam@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 28 Jan 2014 17:07:42 -0500
Message-ID: <1390946862.15030.153.camel@slave.barefootcomputing.com>
To: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Cc: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
On Tue, 2014-01-28 at 15:58 -0600, Norman Walsh wrote:

> As it comes time to consider rechartering, I think we need to face the
> fact that the WG has, by and large, lost the will to push XPP forward.
> I propose that we do not want it in our next charter.


> * I believe our staff contact would support a motion to abandon it
>   as a Recommendation track requirement.

Yes. I never wanted it there in the first place. The greatest strength
of XML is that it does not have a processing model, so that XML
documents are independent of any one process or processor.


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