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Re: [OT] [CSS21] xml namespace

From: Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM>
Date: Tue, 26 Apr 2005 11:54:34 -0400
To: public-xml-id@w3.org
Cc: www-style@w3.org, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Message-id: <87mzrlmt39.fsf@nwalsh.com>
/ ht@inf.ed.ac.uk (Henry S. Thompson) was heard to say:
| Ian Hickson writes:
|
|> It isn't the case in, for instance, CSS. There, the "xml" prefix would 
|> have to be explicitly defined before being used.
|
| That's a bug, in my opinion.  I would very much like to see a
| built-in, exclusive in both directions, binding of 'xml' to
| 'http://www.w3.org/XML/1998/namespace' written in to CSS 2.1.
|
| That would bring it in to line with XML Namespaces 1.1 in a useful way.

+1.

                                        Be seeing you,
                                          norm

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