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Re: [css3-namespace] XML Core WG's review

From: François Yergeau <francois@yergeau.com>
Date: Fri, 08 Sep 2006 13:19:13 -0700
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-id: <4501D041.7080200@yergeau.com>

Chris Lilley a écrit :
> FY> BTW the terminology is *not* used as in [XML-NAMES11] (but should be, 
> FY> IMHO).  For example, first sentence of Section 3: "The @namespace 
> FY> at-rule declares a namespace prefix and associates it with a given 
> FY> namespace (a string)."  A namespace is not a string; it is identified by
> FY> a string, which [XML-NAMES11] calls the namespace name.
> 
> So "The @namespace at-rule declares a namespace prefix and associates it
> with a given namespace name (a string)."  would respond to your comment.

Yes.

> FY>   There's another
> FY>   case not far below: "it is the expanded name  (the tuple of local name
> FY> and namespace) that is significant."  [XML-NAMES11] says: "[Definition: 
> FY> An expanded name is a pair consisting of a namespace name and a local 
> FY> name. ]"
> 
> So "it is the expanded name (the tuple of local name and namespace name)
> that is significant."

Yes again.

> Did you spot any other instances of incorrect use of terminology besides
> these two? If so, could you list them?

No, looks good.

-- 
François
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