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Re: Choosing namespaces syntax for MathML

From: <juanrgonzaleza@canonicalscience.com>
Date: Thu, 14 Dec 2006 11:18:44 -0800 (PST)
Message-ID: <3050.>
To: <www-math@w3.org>
Cc: <chris@chiasson.name>

Chris Chiasson said:
> Someone should write an XML editor that can detect when element and
> attribute names from multiple contexts in a document conflict. If they
> don't the contexts could be auto-hidden (just visually - not in a
> file-format way). In the case of conflicts, the two (or n) conflicting
> element names could be prefixed.

I type <foo> in the editor, how does it know if i mean <a:foo> or <b:foo>?
Whereas this could probably increase readability, I am not sure if
productivity would decrease this way.

I am not sure also if automatic detection of conflicts can be done.
Received on Thursday, 14 December 2006 19:22:59 UTC

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