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Re: RS/RE: basic questions

From: Charles F. Goldfarb <Charles@SGMLsource.com>
Date: Thu, 03 Oct 1996 09:55:34 GMT
To: lee@sq.com
Cc: papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca, w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <32538d37.10412392@mail.alink.net>
On Wed, 2 Oct 96 22:44:32 EDT, lee@sq.com wrote:

>There's no point in practice in being compatible with 8879 -- instead, XML
>has to be compatible with actual tools.  

Hey, it worked for HTML, didn't it? And think of all the time we could save not
having to write and review standards -- XML and SGML.
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