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From: Ruud Steltenpool <r.g.steltenpool@student.utwente.nl>
Date: Fri, 3 Jun 2005 23:50:00 +0200
Message-ID: <1117835400.42a0d08821ae3@webmail.utwente.nl>
To: www-svg@w3.org

I prefer Xpath above CSS.

What stuck to my non-expert mind after a one time read of the document including
the comments at the bottom:

- XPath better fits in the family of other specs like for example Xforms.
- Xpath does namespaces nicer, way important for the semantic web.
- Xpath generally more future oriented
- The biggest market share of CSS implementations and also CSS knowledge is 'not
too well': not a smart brick to build houses with.
- the status of general Xpath implementations available
- What Mozilla uses for XBL (FireFox being a leading browser)
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