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Re: Addition for Serialization & Namespace Fixup

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Thu, 06 Sep 2007 17:02:51 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <m2veanik1w.fsf@nwalsh.com>
/ Alex Milowski <alex@milowski.org> was heard to say:
| Because we reference the serialization specification for XSLT 2.0 and XQuery
| and it does not say anything about namespace fixup, we need to say something
| about namespace fixup and serialization.  Our options are:
|   A. must be performed when serializing.
|   B. may be performed when serializing and implementors may fail.
|   C. isn't performed and you lose if there are undeclared namespace names
| I think that (B) is in the spirit of the current text but we currently

I thought there was pretty universal agreement that for serializing,
the answer was A. That applies, I assume, to at least p:store, p:log,
p:http-request, and p:escape-markup.

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