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Re: Excluding prefix on p:inline (was Re: XProc Minutes 31 Jan 2008)

From: Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com>
Date: Wed, 06 Feb 2008 15:53:50 +0000
Message-ID: <47A9D80E.7090906@jenitennison.com>
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org

Norman Walsh wrote:
> / Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com> was heard to say:
> | Although we could punt to extension steps that others write,
> | namespaces cause such problems generally, I think we should make
> | namespace handling as straight-forward as possible.
> Could we punt to XML 1.1? You can just undeclare them in XML 1.1.

I'd be happy with that, if we're reasonably certain that there are 
sufficient XML 1.1 parsers around nowadays that it won't prove a problem 
for implementations to require it.

I don't have a good enough impression of the current XML parser market 
to know whether we can assume that or not.

It would be good to include a note or something to illustrate to people 
how to do this (including the necessary XML declaration) as it's 

Jeni Tennison
Received on Wednesday, 6 February 2008 15:53:58 UTC

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