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Namespaces (part of detailed review)

From: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>
Date: Wed, 01 Aug 2007 13:58:32 +0200
Message-ID: <46B07568.6050202@kosek.cz>
To: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>

please find below my comments to section 8.3. Namespaces

Although this is very short section I think that it needs more

The section consist only of this one sentence:

"The HTML namespace is: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"

I think that this very brief statement should be augmented at least by
link to the section 1.4 Terminology
(http://www.w3.org/html/wg/html5/#terminology) which describes that HTML
elements are treated as if they were XML elements in
http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml namespace for purposes of DOM and CSS

I will post more namespace related problems in different parts of the
draft spec in separate emails.


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