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Re: How to Version XML Applications

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Sep 2002 09:00:05 -0700
Message-ID: <3D860005.6030204@textuality.com>
To: www-tag@w3.org

Norman Walsh wrote:

>  And I think for some applications and
> some sorts of version changes (as Noah has suggested), changing the
> URI may be exactly the right choice. But it's a pretty disruptive
> choice; more disruptive than necessary in many cases, I expect.

Indeed; which is why the policy should be that language designers (in 
RFC-speak) SHOULD NOT encode versioning information in namespace names. -Tim
Received on Monday, 16 September 2002 12:00:01 UTC

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