HTML Architecture (was: What about an <INSERT HREF="foo.txt"> tag ?)

Joe English (joe@trystero.art.com)
Thu, 13 Jun 1996 10:49:19 PDT


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To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: HTML Architecture (was: What about an <INSERT HREF="foo.txt"> tag ?)
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Date: Thu, 13 Jun 1996 10:49:19 PDT
From: Joe English <joe@trystero.art.com>


James K. Tauber <jtauber@library.uwa.edu.au> wrote:

> Infact, what would be nice is a web browser with an architecture engine 
> that could serve up documents in any DTD conforming to HTML as a 
> meta-DTD.

For an example of how this might work, see:

    <URL: http://www.crl.com/~jenglish/arcxmp/ >

In this directory is a first cut at an "architectural"
version of HTML, an LPD (link process definition) mapping
Gary Houston's SNAFU DTD onto this architecture, and
the results of converting a document (the HTML 2.0
specification) from SNAFU to HTML using SP 1.1's new
architecture engine.


--Joe English

  joe@art.com