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Re: xmllink-970406 various

From: Gavin Nicol <gtn@eps.inso.com>
Date: Wed, 9 Apr 1997 11:39:59 -0400
Message-Id: <199704091539.LAA26947@nathaniel.ebt>
To: U35395@UICVM.UIC.EDU
CC: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
>This appears to be an argument which proves that queries IN GENERAL
>cannot possibly be useful -- nothing specific to XML here.  Since
>queries do in practice seem to be found useful, despite the fact that
>they only work on servers on which they work, I don't see any reason
>not to describe how they can be used in XML.  The same problems
>surely arise if you build the query into the path segment of the
>URL:  it will work only on servers on which it works.
>
>What am I missing?

A deterministic result.
Received on Wednesday, 9 April 1997 11:41:24 EDT

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