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[Bug 3050] Linking mechanism

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Date: Mon, 27 Mar 2006 11:55:27 +0000
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------- Comment #2 from fsasaki@w3.org  2006-03-27 11:55 -------
(In reply to comment #1)
> since the rules elements are the same in the external file as the instance
> file, the rules could be referenced using XInclude very easily. WHy invent a
> new mechanism?

Because people might want to implement ITS without having an XInclude processor
available. However, most of them will have in their programming language a
function to access a document, which takes as an argument the document Uri.
Hence, the @href attribute.
Received on Monday, 27 March 2006 11:55:29 UTC

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