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Re: Errors

From: Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM>
Date: Thu, 29 Mar 2007 10:25:39 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <878xdgazz0.fsf@nwalsh.com>
/ Alessandro Vernet <avernet@orbeon.com> was heard to say:
| Hi Norm,
| On 3/23/07, Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@sun.com> wrote:
|> I propose that we assign QNames to each error for this purpose.
|> Given an error URI of, say, "http://www.w3.org/2007/03/xproc/errors",
| Yes, I like this. In particular because this story is consistent with
| what is done in XSLT, XPath, and XQuery. Shouldn't we go one step
| further and use the same namespace they use
| (http://www.w3.org/2005/xqt-errors/)?

I think it would be entirely inappropriate for us to use their namespace.
We'd have to coordinate all our error names with them. Namespaces are about
disambiguating names :-)

                                        Be seeing you,

Norman Walsh
XML Standards Architect
Sun Microsystems, Inc.

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