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Subject: Catalogs: embedding version numbers

DITA includes OASIS catalogs as part of the standard. I propose for DITA 1.1 we somehow embed the version number in the catalogs so possibly incompatible DTDs from pre-1.0, 1.0 and 1.1 can coexist. Right now, pre-1.0 and 1.0 can coexist in the same catalog because their public IDs differ, most notably in the change of owner from IBM to OASIS. I'd like to continue this pattern by adding version numbers to the DITA 1.1 DTD files' public IDs. For example, concept.dtd from all three versions can sit in the same catalog like:
<public publicId="-//IBM//DTD DITA Concept//EN" uri="toolkit-1.3.2/concept.dtd"/>
<public publicId="-//OASIS//DTD DITA Concept//EN" uri="1.0/concept.dtd"/>
<public publicId="-//OASIS//DTD DITA Concept 1.1//EN" uri="1.1/concept.dtd"/>
We might want to embed the version number in the filename too, like concept11.dtd. This should bring us in line with other models like SVG.

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