[Standards] References and XHTML-IM interoperability

Kevin Smith kevin.smith at isode.com
Fri Dec 2 15:39:23 UTC 2016

On 2 Dec 2016, at 15:37, Tobias M <tmarkmann at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> On 2 Dec 2016, at 16:07, Kevin Smith <kevin.smith at isode.com <mailto:kevin.smith at isode.com>> wrote:
>> I don’t see why the ids need to be UUIDs (indeed, it seems actively undesirable for them to be), but yes, referencing by id, or maybe by anchor seems sensible.
> Why would it be undesirable for them to be UUIDs?

They’re long and (as far as I can see at the moment) unnecessary when a simple per-stanza counter would suffice - only uniqueness within a stanza is needed, not globally, isn’t it?


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