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Re: When and how should tesuji be a link?

From: Paul Prescod <papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Date: Mon, 16 Jun 1997 10:41:38 -0400
Message-ID: <33A550A1.2382F11A@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
To: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
David G. Durand wrote:
> Single-ended out of line links can be used to implement external tagging of
> documents. 

Links with only one end seem like a logical impossibility. What are they
"linking"?

> This can be useful for marking up read-only unmarked documents,
> or for recording alternative markup of a single document. Conventions for
> expressing that semantics for links jhave not yet evolved, but are
> certainly possible and useful.

Okay, so they are "linking" semantics and data. I believe that the
"semantic" should be considered a resource in which case there are two
resources and two ends.

 Paul Prescod
Received on Monday, 16 June 1997 10:42:00 EDT

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