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RE: SD5 - Namespaces

From: Gavin Nicol <gtn@eps.inso.com>
Date: Thu, 22 May 1997 11:24:53 -0400
Message-Id: <199705221524.LAA03797@nathaniel.ebt>
To: andrewl@microsoft.com
CC: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
>I don't have any prejudice here.  I simply asked someone who has worked
>on two XML parsers, and his report was that, at least for the recursive
>descent parsers he has written, extra characters means means extra
>complexity means extra code.

Without looking at his implementation, I cannot see why this should
be so (it would add just a few lines of code to my parser).

One question I have about namespaces: should there be some way of 
qualifying to multiple levels? Does <FOO::BAR::BAZ> make any sense?
Received on Thursday, 22 May 1997 11:25:37 EDT

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