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Re: SD1 - Short End Tags [fmt]

From: len bullard <cbullard@hiwaay.net>
Date: Wed, 21 May 1997 19:22:03 -0500
Message-ID: <338391AB.11F7@hiwaay.net>
To: Gavin Nicol <gtn@eps.inso.com>
CC: lee@sq.com, w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
Gavin Nicol wrote:
> >Umm, what does one do for variants such as the multiple ways
> >different cultures specify a date?  It is not a problem
> >in a class (make a subclass), but how do you recommend
> >doing that in the header without an extra level of field tagging?
> One reason against required types...

Could be.  Definitely a reason to make sure they are 
exhaustive within reason.  We hit this problem with 
customization of SQL apps for different countries, 
eg, Canada, specifically, Vancouver.

Received on Wednesday, 21 May 1997 20:22:39 UTC

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