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From Donald Ball <ba...@webslingerZ.com>
Subject Re: XML Inheritance Extentions (first try)
Date Mon, 20 Dec 1999 20:45:31 GMT
On Mon, 20 Dec 1999, Ben Laurie wrote:

> I kinda like the underlying idea, but ... I'm very dubious about the
> whole idea of overwriting according to position. It seems to me that
> this is going to be ambiguous and hard to maintain except in rather
> trivial cases.
> Also, a change to a parent document would often require changes to all
> children, which rather defeats the object.

Can you give a for example here? I fail to see how changing the parent
would require changing the children...

- donald

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