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Re: Notation System IDs

From: Martin Bryan <mtbryan@sgml.u-net.com>
Date: Sat, 05 Apr 1997 11:26:59 +0100
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At 13:58 4/4/97 -0500, David Durand wrote:

>Note: now that we have PUBLIC, we could state that PULBIC IDs for notations
>are Mime types and leave the SYSTEM ID as the one that is not well-defined
>as to semantics....

I'd rather leave PUBLIC for the formal name of the notation, as defined in
ISO 9573-9, and rely on the associated SYSTEM id to identify the MIME type.
Martin Bryan, The SGML Centre, Churchdown, Glos. GL3 2PU, UK 
Phone/Fax: +44 1452 714029   WWW home page: http://www.sgml.u-net.com/
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