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3.6. The root element

From: Ben Boyle <benjamins.boyle@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Jul 2007 22:44:33 +1000
Message-ID: <5f37426b0707300544h5a0f1488xd802e24d4ac3c04a@mail.gmail.com>
To: "HTML WG" <public-html@w3.org>


This seems fine to me.

Unsure about the second note: doesn't xmlns="" put an element into the
"null" namespace in XML? Not sure this note is even needed, maybe it
should say: In XML serialisations all elements must be declared in the
"http://www.w3.org/2000/xmlns/" namespace.

May be worth making a note that inherited attributes (particularly
@lang and @dir) can (should?) be declared on the root element.
Received on Monday, 30 July 2007 12:45:14 UTC

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