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DR201 comment

From: Patrick Thompson <thompson@roguewave.com>
Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2000 17:03:00 -0800
Message-ID: <F888C30C3021D411B9DA00B0D0209BE80C43BF@cvo-exchange.roguewave.com>
To: xml-dist-app@w3.org
DR201 says that "there will be straightforward mappings of the data types 
used to a wide variety of widely deployed programming languages and object 
systems". Who is going to create these straightforward mappings? If it is
how we will decide what languages or object systems are worthy of our
What if some external organization, e.g., Sun in the case of Java, Microsoft
the case of COM, or the OMG in the case of CORBA, wishes to be the final
arbitrator of those mapping? 

Patrick Thompson
Rogue Wave Software, Inc.
Received on Wednesday, 15 November 2000 20:13:13 UTC

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