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RE: The namespace PI should use 'name' not 'href;

From: Yaron Goland <yarong@microsoft.com>
Date: Sat, 14 Feb 1998 13:49:11 -0800
Message-ID: <3FF8121C9B6DD111812100805F31FC0D0113C909@red-msg-59.dns.microsoft.com>
To: "'Jim Davis'" <jdavis@parc.xerox.com>, w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
This is a known issue and has already been fixed.
	Yaron

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Jim Davis [SMTP:jdavis@parc.xerox.com]
> Sent:	Saturday, February 14, 1998 12:33 PM
> To:	w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
> Subject:	The namespace PI should use 'name' not 'href;
> 
> All examples of the namespace processing instruction in the DAV spec
> define the 'href' attribute but they should be defining the 'name'
> attribute instead. 
> 
> Quoting from the XML Note (http://www.w3.org/TR/1998/NOTE-xml-names) 
> 
> 	The "name" SystemLiteral is a URI which uniquely identifies the
> namespace. The "href" SystemLiteral is an optional URI which may be used
> to retrieve the schema, if one is provided. Some namespaces need no
> schemas; this specification does not depend on their existence, or on the
> use of any particular machine- or human-readable syntax in the schema. 
> 
> We don't define schema (yet). 
> 
> So, e.g., 
> 
> <?namespace href ="http://www.iana.org/standards/dav/" as="D"?> 
> 
> should be 
> 
> <?namespace name ="http://www.iana.org/standards/dav/" as="D"?> 
> 
Received on Saturday, 14 February 1998 16:49:32 GMT

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