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Re: more examples of namespaces needed in output (was: Re: call a week from today, right?)

From: Imsieke, Gerrit, le-tex <gerrit.imsieke@le-tex.de>
Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 14:18:08 +0200
To: public-ixml@w3.org
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On 13.04.2021 11:48, Tomos Hillman wrote:
> What's a porm? ;)

I think it’s a pornmanteau

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> On 13 Apr 2021, 06:24 +0100, Liam R. E. Quin <liam@fromoldbooks.org>, wrote:
>> On Mon, 2021-04-12 at 19:53 -0600, C. M. Sperberg-McQueen wrote:
>>> [...]
>>>
>>> I wonder whether namespace support is a potential use case for some
>>> kind of generic annotation syntax that will be processed by
>>> processors that understand the annotations and ignored by others.
>>
>> A markdown grammar to XHTML was mentioned;
>>
>> xhtml:title ⇒ "###", -space, -text
>>
>> which, given the input
>> ### socks in the desert: a poem
>> might be intended to produce,
>>    <xhtml:title>socks in the desert: a porm</xhtml:title>
>>
>> A more extreme example might be converting turtle/n3  to rdf/xml,
>> although i don't see why ixml should be expected to do that. Or,
>> converting EQN input to MathML.
>>
>> But again, i view ixml as something used to enable  further processing
>> - just as  Steven's motivating text has described it -  so that as long
>> as you can use XSLT or XQuery on the result  i'm happy.
>>
>> Liam
>>
>>
>>
>>
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