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Re: B.9 Formal system, public identifiers?

From: Charles F. Goldfarb <Charles@SGMLsource.com>
Date: Mon, 14 Oct 1996 22:42:01 GMT
To: Michael Sperberg-McQueen <U35395@UICVM.CC.UIC.EDU>
Cc: W3C SGML Working Group <w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <326c8553.3018542@mail.alink.net>
On Sat, 12 Oct 96 15:08:24 CDT, Michael Sperberg-McQueen
<U35395@UICVM.CC.UIC.EDU> wrote:

>On 16 October 1996, the ERB will vote to decide the following question.
>A straw poll indicates the question needs further discussion in the work
>group.
>
>B.9 Should XML require system and public identifiers to be FORMAL
>(13.5)?

Yes. XML should use formal public identifiers (per ISO 8879) and formal system
identifiers (per SGML Extended Facilities of ISO/IEC 10744).
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