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Re: [xml-dev] What kind of trap is XPointer?

From: John Cowan <jcowan@reutershealth.com>
Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2002 12:10:45 -0400 (EDT)
Message-Id: <200207181623.MAA07824@mail2.reutershealth.com>
To: simonstl@simonstl.com (Simon St.Laurent)
Cc: vdv@dyomedea.com (Eric van der Vlist), xml-dev@lists.xml.org, www-xml-linking-comments@w3.org, EB2M-MRT@asahi-net.or.jp

Simon St.Laurent scripsit:

> If XPointer requires PSVI support (my reading of [2], at least when a
> document references a schema), then I think it will be a very hard sell
> to require XPointer conformance for those media types.

Nothing is said about "referencing a schema".  The XPointer Framework says
only that *if* PSVI information is available, it must be used as follows.
Similarly, if an (external) DTD defines attributes of type ID, there is nothing
that requires an XPointer processor to read that DTD.

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