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Re: Everything I told you was false

From: Glenn Marcy <gmarcy@us.ibm.com>
Date: Fri, 24 Feb 2006 13:00:06 -0500
To: public-xml-core-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <OF683FF62F.E886E336-ON8525711F.005966A4-8525711F.0062E6BC@us.ibm.com>
Richard writes:

> Well, not everything, just about Namespaces 1.1 and XML Resource
> Identifiers.
> We updated it at the very last moment (between PR and REC) to refer to
> the then-latest draft of the IRI RFC.  As a result - unlike system
> identifiers - namespace names cannot contain spaces, delimiters, or
> "unwise" characters.  So 1.1 namespace names are plain IRIs, not XML
> Resource Identifiers.

Do we have any tests that check this?  None of the parsers that I am
familiar with perform any syntax checking of namespace names, IRI or

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