Re: Pardon my stupidity
| >| At 11:07 AM 2/24/97 -0500, Sam Hunting wrote:
| >| >> >Why not just "xlink"?
| >| > As Jon points out, it needs to begin with "XML-"
| Uh, why was that, again? If we have a reserved attribute named "XML-LINK",
| used to select among somewhere between 2 and 5 different types of
| elements that make up the linking machinery, then we *own* this attribute.
| Why do we need to prefix the *values* with "XML-"? It seems like
| <A XML-LINK="LINK"> or <WHIZZY-POINTER XML-LINK="XLINK">
| are safe and unambiguous.
You're right. I was still thinking (without thinking) that there
would be GIs with the same names as the attribute values. Since we're
not allowing those, the syntax you suggest should work fine. I like