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Re: Last call announcement for XPointer

From: Joseph Reagle <reagle@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 28 Oct 2002 10:01:20 -0500
To: "Ron Daniel" <rdaniel@taxonomystrategies.com>
Cc: <www-xml-linking-comments@w3.org>, <w3c-xml-linking-wg@w3.org>, "'XML Signature'" <w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org>
Message-Id: <200210281001.20149.reagle@w3.org>

On Sunday 27 October 2002 04:50 pm, Ron Daniel wrote:
> On Wednesday, October 16, 2002 9:55 AM, Joseph Reagle wrote:
> >> On Wednesday 16 October 2002 03:14 am, Ron Daniel wrote:
> >> Yes, 'barename' is history.
> >
> >XML Signature specifications make a lot of use of this term. Is there
> > any specific motivation/reason it is being deprecated?
>
> Sorry, I was not aware of that. We are retaining 'shorthand pointer'
> as the normative term, but now define it using:
>
>     A shorthand pointer, formerly known as a barename, consists of
>     an NCName alone.

That's helpful, thank you.
Received on Monday, 28 October 2002 10:01:06 GMT

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