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Re: Media types

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2002 13:24:16 -0500 (EST)
Message-Id: <200201151824.NAA28241@markbaker.ca>
To: paul@prescod.net (Paul Prescod)
Cc: www-tag@w3.org, xml-dist-app@w3.org
> > I agree with TimBL when he says;
> > 
> > "The significance of any nesting of one withing the other is to be defined by
> > the nesting (outermost) specification [...]"
> > 
> > (from http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2002Jan/0081.html )
> That's a good theory but there is at least one W3C spec that does not
> work that way. Perhaps it needs to be fixed.

I understand your point now.  Yes, this adds another dimension of
stickiness and needs resolution.  I have some thoughts, but it's
probably best to mull them over for a while.

Note that the "[...]" I snipped from Tim's comments said;

"although of course some consitency about this would be great!"


Mark Baker, Chief Science Officer, Planetfred, Inc.
Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA.      mbaker@planetfred.com
http://www.markbaker.ca   http://www.planetfred.com
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