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Re: Update on namespaces

From: James Clark <jjc@jclark.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Jun 1997 10:47:08 +0700
Message-Id: <199706190354.VAA01686@jclark.com>
To: <w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org>
> Stylesheet stuff based on namespaces would require more machinery that
does
> not currently exist, while the attribute approach is already supported by
> all plausible stylesheet languages. Certainly by DSSSL, which is the
> "official" XML candidate.

I don't see this.  Why can't I just have

(element mynamespace:para
   (make paragraph))

as now?

James
Received on Wednesday, 18 June 1997 23:54:49 EDT

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