DTD vs DCD vs Schema

David LeBlanc whisper at accessone.com
Sun Jan 17 19:33:27 GMT 1999

Hi Tim;
Thank you for your response.

I understand that only DTDs have official standing and that DCD and XSchema
(and others) are only submissions/proposals to W3C. What i'm asking, is it
the intent that, in the fullness of time, one of these will supplant DTDs
as a document type notation?


Dave LeBlanc

At 09:16 AM 1/17/99 -0800, Tim Bray wrote:
>At 09:42 PM 1/16/99 -0800, David LeBlanc wrote:
>>Are these going to be complimentary or is one of them going to supplement
>>eiither  or both of the others?
>At the moment, only DTD has any official standing.  All those other 
>things are submissions and proposals; the W3C has a process under way
>to sort them all out and propose a next-gen schema facility. -Tim

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