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Re: SD1 - Short End Tags [fmt]

From: Gavin Nicol <gtn@eps.inso.com>
Date: Thu, 22 May 1997 10:02:18 -0400
Message-Id: <199705221402.KAA03526@nathaniel.ebt>
To: cbullard@hiwaay.net
CC: lee@sq.com, w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
>> 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.

Right. I do not think is is possible to "exhaustively" list all the
variants (how do you handle the era calender of Japan?), which is
why some open-ended mechanism is needed.
Received on Thursday, 22 May 1997 10:03:04 UTC

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