Attributes vs. text content (Was Re: RFC: Attributes and XML-RPC)

joubin joubin at
Wed Sep 22 00:34:02 BST 1999

-----Original Message-----
From: Mark Birbeck <Mark.Birbeck at>

>But why 'methodName' is also not 'information _about_ the element' is
>not obvious. 

That _is_ a good point.  However, this is someone else's protocol.

<?xml version="1.0"?>
<methodCall type="asynchronous" name="">
     // .. etc.

This would work too, I suppose.

Best Regards,

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