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RE: EDitorial suggestion for section 1.2

From: Jonathan Marsh <jmarsh@microsoft.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Mar 2002 14:59:30 -0800
Message-ID: <330564469BFEC046B84E591EB3D4D59C05121BCD@red-msg-08.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: "Elliotte Rusty Harold" <elharo@metalab.unc.edu>, <www-xml-xinclude-comments@w3.org>
This sounds like a good idea.  I will ask the WG to allow me to add it.

- Jonathan

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Elliotte Rusty Harold [mailto:elharo@metalab.unc.edu]
> Sent: Wednesday, March 06, 2002 6:55 AM
> To: www-xml-xinclude-comments@w3.org
> Subject: EDitorial suggestion for section 1.2
> 
> Secction 1.2 does not mention the fallback element as a difference
> between external entities and XInclude. I think this is a crucial and
> particularly easy to understand difference. I would add a paragraph
> mentioning this, perhaps something like this:
> 
> Failure to load an external entity is normally a fatal error.
> XInclude allows the author to provide default content that will be
> used if the remote resource cannot be loaded.
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