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Re: (Repeat) Decision: C.4 (Predefined entities)

From: Paul Prescod <papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Date: Mon, 11 Nov 1996 03:28:45 -0500
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At 03:17 PM 11/9/96 -0800, Jon Bosak wrote:
>(b) Users will be able to override the predefined entities.
>Decision: No.  Dissenting: Sperberg-McQueen.

I don't understand this decision. Perhaps I was asleep at the keyboard, but
I haven't yet seen an explanation why these should not be overridable. I
understand why they should be predefined, but not why they are not overridable.

 Paul Prescod
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