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Steven R. Newcomb srn at
Thu Mar 18 05:31:28 GMT 1999

[Lauren Wood:]
> > As for values of default attributes, the SGML Property Set allows the
> > API to report not only to report the defaulted value, but also the
> > fact that it was defaulted.  
> As does the DOM. BTW, one of the major inputs to the DOM was the
> SGML property set; we took out parts that were not in XML and came
> up with an API to the rest, modified by existing practice in various
> APIs. Though I'm not guaranteeing that what we have left is a pure
> subset of the SGML property set.

I find myself warming up to the DOM.  Thanks, Lauren -- I need to
learn more details about this.


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