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Re: looking for packaging, not a schema (-NOT, counterproposal)

From: Al Gilman <asgilman@iamdigex.net>
Date: Thu, 18 May 2000 11:52:57 -0500
Message-Id: <200005181543.LAA1927524@smtp2.mail.iamworld.net>
To: "Simon St.Laurent" <simonstl@simonstl.com>, xml-uri@w3.org
At 10:57 AM 2000-05-18 -0400, Simon St.Laurent wrote:
>At 11:04 AM 5/18/00 -0500, Al Gilman wrote:
>>The definition of packaging I am using is the creation of portable
>>Using relative URI bindings between documents in a local address subtree in
>>effect creates a portable super-document.  Because it performs this central
>>function of packaging I termed it "virtual packaging."  
>So in this case the document _is_ its own package?

I would prefer to say the document, together with any documents on whose
relative location it depends, such as schemas referenced using relative
URIs, constitutes the package.


>Simon St.Laurent
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