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Re: IDs - make them case sensitive

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Fri, 27 Jun 1997 12:03:22 -0700
Message-Id: <3.0.32.19970627120315.00aa4880@pop.intergate.bc.ca>
To: <ricko@allette.com.au>, w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
Cc: <w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org>
At 05:03 AM 28/06/97 +1000, Rick Jelliffe wrote:
>I think that what people really need is a way to add arbitrary
>grove-aware lexical parsing to any attribute.  To be able to say: "this
>is the lexical model for this attribute, and it has to be unique (or
>present) in this namespace."
>Too much for XML!

No, we don't want a lexical model.  We want CDATA, but unique.  Which
is not too much for XML.  But it's violently non-8879-conformant. -T.
Received on Friday, 27 June 1997 15:05:30 EDT

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