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Re: Options for dealing with IDs

From: Paul Prescod <paul@prescod.net>
Date: Tue, 07 Jan 2003 13:30:06 -0800
Message-ID: <3E1B46DE.80309@prescod.net>
To: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
CC: Elliotte Rusty Harold <elharo@metalab.unc.edu>, Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>, www-tag@w3.org

Tim Bray wrote:

> Hmm, the notion of "treating as an ID" is fuzzy enough that I don't want
> to go there.  All I'm suggesting is that for resource representations
> served as */xml or */*+xml, a fragment identifier of "xyz" points to the
> element which has the attribute id="xyz".

What about the DOM? What about XPath/XSLT? I don't see why it makes 
sense to fix XPointer and leave the left broken.

  Paul Prescod
Received on Tuesday, 7 January 2003 16:31:26 UTC

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