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Re: Radical cure for BOS confusion

From: papresco <papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Date: Thu, 9 Jan 1997 16:26:23 -0500
Message-Id: <199701092126.QAA26255@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
To: w3c-sgml-wg@www10.w3.org
At 01:05 PM 1/9/97 -0500, David G. Durand wrote:
>   If you want to _analyse_ link relationships, then I think a requirement
>to fetch the DTD is reasonable. 

Does this mean that the documents to be analyzed must adhere to a DTD? Note
that there is a large commercial market (and robust freeware "market") for
spiders, link checkers, web site downloaders, etc. DTD-less XML documents
should not be less workable in this regard than HTML documents.

 Paul Prescod
Received on Thursday, 9 January 1997 16:26:52 UTC

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