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Re: When can a node's prefix or localName contain a colon?

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2008 04:42:02 +0000 (UTC)
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0806020441160.504@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Sun, 1 Jun 2008, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
>
> Ian Hickson wrote:
> > The way to get a colon into an XML document that I could think of would be
> > parsing a document as HTML and then adopting a node into an XML document.
> 
> Hmm...  I guess having that throw would not be an option, right?

I wouldn't mind it throwing, personally, but as far as I recall it's not 
required. We could change that if we did get an editor for a Web DOM Core 
specification.

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