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Re: [css3-namespace] CSS Qualified Names and values of attributes

From: Mark Birbeck <mark.birbeck@x-port.net>
Date: Mon, 11 Sep 2006 09:59:29 +0100
Message-ID: <640dd5060609110159v12d916a4kd8859cff3342f7d7@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-style@w3.org

Werner,

> The point is that the namespaces specification doesn't redefine
> attribute values, so it leaves the XML definition unaltered. It
> only refers to it in its modified attribute declaration grammar.
> This would be rule [15] in
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/REC-xml-names11-20060816/#ns-using.

I agree that QNames and the *content* of attributes is indeed a tricky
one. However, there is nothing to stop the CSS spec from defining a
way to express qualified class names in the selector syntax, and leave
open the mechanism by which those classes are actually added to
mark-up.

Regards,

Mark

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