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old NCName used in CURIE syntax by design?

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 03 Feb 2010 17:29:30 -0600
To: public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1265239770.3812.575.camel@pav.lan>
The production
  prefix      :=   NCName

in the curie syntax section

goes to the Jan 1999 spec

Is that by design? It would seem so, as the references
section is quite explicit:

        "Namespaces in XML", W3C Recommendation, T. Bray et al., eds.,
        14 January 1999.

Let's see...

The status of the 26 November 2008 edition of the XML spec says
"erratum [E09] relaxes the restrictions on element and attribute names"

Looks like RDFa went to REC in Oct 2008, just before then.

Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
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