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Re: [Bug 17] XML NS terminology

From: Cullen Jennings <fluffy@cisco.com>
Date: Sun, 30 Oct 2005 11:43:16 -0800
To: WebDav <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
Message-ID: <BF8A6254.5D573%fluffy@cisco.com>

On 10/27/05 11:21 AM, "Elias Sinderson" <elias@cse.ucsc.edu> wrote:

> 
> I am okay with the change, below.
> 
> Best,
> Elias
> 
> 
> Julian Reschke wrote:
> 
>> For the record, the change is:
>> Section 8., para. 61:
>> OLD:
>>     This example also demonstrates the use of XML namespace scoping and
>>     the default namespace.  Since the "xmlns" attribute does not contain
>>     a prefix, the namespace applies by default to all enclosed elements.
>>     Hence, all elements which do not explicitly state the namespace to
>>     which they belong are members of the "DAV:" namespace schema.
>> 
>> NEW:
>>     This example also demonstrates the use of XML namespace scoping and
>>     the default namespace.  Since the "xmlns" attribute does not contain
>>     a prefix, the namespace applies by default to all enclosed elements.
>>     Hence, all elements which do not explicitly state the namespace to
>>     which they belong are members of the "DAV:" namespace.

Uh, I'm probably blind, but what is the difference from the old to the new?
Received on Sunday, 30 October 2005 19:43:24 GMT

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