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Re: B.1 and B.2 results

From: Gavin Nicol <gtn@ebt.com>
Date: Fri, 18 Oct 1996 00:51:49 -0400
Message-Id: <199610180451.AAA13211@nathaniel.ebt>
To: bosak@atlantic-83.Eng.Sun.COM
CC: U35395@UICVM.CC.UIC.EDU, w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
>| This CANNOT be REQUIRED behaviour. This is a gross hack!!! I also cannot
>| condone the clause "does not explicitly sanction".
>That's odd.  We went waaaaay out of our way to accommodate alternative
>character encodings.  Maybe when you've had a little time to consider
>this you can explain the problem in more detail.

The PI hack is gross, and the wording used to describe it basically makes
it the primary promoted mechanism. This flies in the face of both 
common sense, and the current extant meta-data mechanisms.
Received on Friday, 18 October 1996 00:53:25 UTC

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