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Problem with local resources

From: Benkley,Carl W. <cbenkley@mitre.org>
Date: Wed, 06 Dec 2000 15:07:20 -0500
Message-ID: <3A2E9C78.F0FD7AE6@mitre.org>
To: www-xml-linking-comments@w3.org
Consider an extended link with a local resource.  The Xlink spec says
that the local resource must be defined as an Xlink resource element
type which is a child of an Xlink extended element type.

Why can't the extended element type also be a possible resource element
type?  There doesn't seem to be any logical reason to prohibit this. 
However, there is no Xlink label attribute identified for the Xlink
extended element type, so it can't be done within the context of the
Xlink spec.

Carl Benkley
MITRE Corporation
cbenkley@mitre.org
Received on Wednesday, 6 December 2000 15:08:46 GMT

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