Håkon Wium Lie
howcome at opera.com
Tue Apr 19 06:05:00 PDT 2005
Also sprach Jim Ley:
> > > Please update the WF2 specification to remove its current dependance on
> > > the ECMA 262 specification (the required regular expression)
> > Both of these are prerequisities because the spec extends them or relies
> > on them for its features.
> > That is the difference between that and requiring XPointer support, since
> > we don't rely on the latter for anything.
> And the proposal was that you include a requirement for XPointer for
> fragment identification within XML documents. I hardly see what the
> difference is, you've made a decision to require external dependencies
> to fulfil a use case, it seems completely reasonable.
Personally, I'd like to keep the list of requirements to an absolute
minimum. I do not want to include XPointer on that list, even if it
starts with an X.
> Please respond to the request and not fudge the issue based on your
> personal prejudices against technologies.
This is an unfair statement to make. Please be considerate.
Håkon Wium Lie CTO °þe®ª
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