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Re: XML *is* SGML

From: Bert Bos <bbos@mygale.inria.fr>
Date: Thu, 15 May 1997 17:17:45 +0200 (MET DST)
Message-Id: <199705151517.RAA01458@mygale.inria.fr>
To: Paul Prescod <papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Cc: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
Paul Prescod writes:
 > Bert Bos wrote:
 > > I know about the TC. It fixes some problems with SGML but it is a
 > > band-aid. Useful for some people, no doubt, but irrelevant for XML.
 > SGML is about to undergo a full revision. Anything that you feel is
 > wrong with it should be addressed to ISO through your country's
 > representative or perhaps through a special W3C liason. Then all
 > SGML-based information systems will benefit from your ideas, rather than
 > just the Web.

Maybe I should. But my time is limited and I have too much work
already, My apologies. I hope there are enough other people interested
in SGML to do the review.

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