Re: Client-side-resolved Indirection
> Could you clarify here? Do you and Debbie want a simple established
> mechanism for name resolution, or just the option to put in the public
> identifier (which is what I have been pushing for).
XML should not (as SGML did not) establish a resolution mechanism. I
just want the ability to assign an unchanging identifier (not a location)
to a document. (Also a DTD , DTD fragment, etc. -- but that can wait.)
Does the document also need a URL? OF course, if it is going over the Web.
But I agree with Paul. Can't the folks who can't handle a PUBLIC
identifier just ignore it?
As many others have mentioned, my document may have many URLs, but It
will have only one PUBLIC name. What use I make of that is my