Stylesheets considered limiting (was Re: XLink - where are we?)

John Cowan cowan at
Thu Nov 12 21:22:06 GMT 1998

W. Eliot Kimber scripsit:

> [D]ata
> entities is the only feature of SGML not provided by XML that also has
> significant *semantic* utility (as opposed to being a syntactic convenience
> like markup minimization or the LINK feature) [...]

And can you enlighten those of us who don't know SGML about
the semantics of data entities?  Thanks.

John Cowan		cowan at
	You tollerday donsk?  N.  You tolkatiff scowegian?  Nn.
	You spigotty anglease?  Nnn.  You phonio saxo?  Nnnn.
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