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Re: URL better than FPI

From: Arjun Ray <aray@q2.net>
Date: Tue, 22 Feb 2000 05:59:13 -0500 (EST)
To: www-html@w3c.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.10.10002220550240.1475-100000@mail.q2.net>

On Tue, 22 Feb 2000, David Carlisle wrote:

> But the alternative to forcing that they only be used online is
> for the xhtml conformance section to allow the system identifier
> to be modified to whatever works locally. Which is what it says
> now, and what started this thread.

Agreed.  The XHTML spec is *trying* to do the right thing.  The XML
spec is the real problem, demanding that the system id be taken
seriously.  To rescue the situation, the spec probably needs some
language about catalog mechanisms, or anything that allows the system
id to be something other than an immediate effective address.

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