[sc34wg3] 3.13 Merging

Lars Marius Garshol sc34wg3@isotopicmaps.org
21 Nov 2003 11:56:07 +0100

* Patrick Durusau
| ******3.13 Merging******
| a process applied to topic maps in order to reduce the number of
| redundant topic map constructs
| *****/3.13**************
| It that what we really want to say about merging? 

Well, it is what merging is. What would you prefer it to say?

| I don't think his reaction would have been quite the same had I said
| the advantages of merging are the reduction of redundant topic map
| constructs.

The advantages of merging and merging itself are two different things.
| I realize that ISO prose should not be a marketing piece [...]

Exactly. But if you have a proposal for alternative wording we'll
consider it.

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