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Re: TAG Comments on XHTML 2.0 and HLink

From: Ann Navarro <ann@webgeek.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Sep 2002 14:36:41 -0400
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To: Elliotte Rusty Harold <elharo@metalab.unc.edu>, <www-tag@w3.org>
Cc: shane@aptest.com

At 12:47 PM 9/26/2002 -0400, Elliotte Rusty Harold wrote:

>*All* an XLink based syntax need require authors to type is xlink:href 
>attributes instead of href/src/longdesc attributes. Your accusations of 
>verbosity are not plausible. The XLink syntaxes you have suggested are far 
>from simplest that would work.

Assuming that *all* linking syntax is limited to a single URI attribute 
type per element. This is an arbitrary and artificially complicating design 
decision, made despite explicit requirements for support of multi-URI 


Ann Navarro, WebGeek, Inc.

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Received on Thursday, 26 September 2002 15:34:01 UTC

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