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RE: How to use CDBase URIs in Content MathML?

From: Robert Miner <robertm@dessci.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Jul 2010 15:50:11 -0700
Message-ID: <40A20C534FFFD5438E1A756DD25234D398EF04@franklin.corp.dessci>
To: "David Carlisle" <davidc@nag.co.uk>, "Urs Holzer" <urs@andonyar.com>
Cc: "Christoph LANGE" <ch.lange@jacobs-university.de>, <www-math@w3.org>
Just because I have it handy, the reference for this is

http://dev.w3.org/html5/html-xhtml-author-guide/html-xhtml-authoring-guide.html#namespaces


--Robert

> -----Original Message-----
> From: www-math-request@w3.org [mailto:www-math-request@w3.org] On
> Behalf Of David Carlisle
> Sent: Monday, July 12, 2010 4:33 PM
> To: Urs Holzer
> Cc: Christoph LANGE; www-math@w3.org
> Subject: Re: How to use CDBase URIs in Content MathML?
> 
> On 12/07/2010 21:23, Urs Holzer wrote:
> > I don't think they really do. After all, they provide an XML encoding
> > for HTML 5.
> 
> yes but there is no support for extension via namespaces (or anything
> else) the only suppported namespaces are xhtml, mathml and svg which
> are
> explictly mentioned in the html5 (draft) spec, and there is no
> provision
> of including xml vocabularies in other namespaces, the only mechanism
> supported is to persuade the html5 editor to extend html with the
> addtitional namespaces. Which isn't the kind of decentralised extension
> originally envisaged by the xml namespace spec. I'm not arguing that
> that is necessarily good, just observing that is how it is.
> 
> David
> 

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