Re: What is SGML?

Subject: Re: What is SGML?
From: Christopher Knight <knight -at- ADA -dot- COM>
Date: Fri, 8 Aug 1997 12:42:20 PDT

Stands for Standard Generalized Markup Language, and has nothing
particular to do with typesetting. Been around for years. Started in
IBM I think.

HTML is based on SGML, is an instance of SGML.

The topic is huge.

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