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Re: Issue 25 Proposal

From: christopher ferris <chris.ferris@east.sun.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Jun 2001 09:38:43 -0400
Message-ID: <3B261B63.AEBB2270@east.Sun.COM>
To: Jean-Jacques Moreau <moreau@crf.canon.fr>
CC: Jacek Kopecky <jacek@idoox.com>, xml-dist-app@w3.org
Jean-Jacques Moreau wrote:

> Jacek Kopecky wrote:
>
> > [...]
> > I have an opinion and a feeling that headers are going to be used
> > for relatively small metadata only.
>
> I don't quite agree. I think this may be where we are today, but that over time we
> will see people use headers in all sorts of wonderfull ways that we had not
> anticipated. It's like any programming language, people pick and choose, and you'd
> never imagine what some people can do!
>
> Jean-Jacques.

This is precisely my point. It isn't generally a good idea to base a design
on false assumptions.

Cheers,

Chris
Received on Tuesday, 12 June 2001 09:38:57 GMT

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