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Re: Namespaces

From: Paul Prescod <papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Date: Fri, 23 May 1997 07:58:24 -0400
Message-ID: <33858660.AE7DEFD5@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
To: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
Martin Bryan wrote:
> Therefore what is needed is a way of saying that from this element till you
> find the matching end-tag, consider that a separate name space has been set
> up whereby all tags within this scope can be considered to have
> automagically been qualified by a specified name space qualifier.

This would seem to make things much harder for the Perl Hacker. At this
point I think that there should be a single default scope and everything
else should be explicitly "called in" from another scope. I believe that
SGML architectures allow this.

 Paul Prescod
Received on Friday, 23 May 1997 07:59:02 UTC

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