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Re: Generic Markup [was:Re: deprecated tags in Wilbur & Cougar]

From: Jon Bosak <bosak@atlantic-83.Eng.Sun.COM>
Date: Sun, 11 Aug 1996 10:52:29 -0700
Message-Id: <199608111752.KAA28190@boethius.eng.sun.com>
To: gtn@ebt.com
CC: papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca, kmc@harlequin.com, marc@ckm.ucsf.edu, www-style@w3.org, www-html@w3.org
| >Without a way to map agreed-upon hypertext behaviors to specific
| >pieces of language, the Web won't work.
| 
| We need to be careful here with the distinction between mapping from
| arbitrary GI's to a standard set of elements (GI -> GI*) and mapping
| arbitrary GI's to arbitrary atoms in the/a standard language used to
| derive semantics.
| 
| I agree that the latter is necessary, I do not think the former is.

Agreed.

Jon
Received on Sunday, 11 August 1996 13:54:51 GMT

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