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Re: Extend use of namespaces

From: Paul Duffin <pduffin@volantis.com>
Date: Sat, 18 Sep 2010 02:27:35 -0600 (MDT)
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <1009729307.18911.1284798455221.JavaMail.root@zimbra.volantis.com>


----- Original Message -----
> On Fri, 17 Sep 2010 23:07:03 +0200, Paul Duffin <pduffin@volantis.com>
> wrote:
> >> Anne van Kesteren, who sent the first response on this thread, is
> >> listed as a current editor.
> >
> > He did but he did not say that the CSS Namespace was not intended to
> > be
> > used in other parts of CSS or that it was not a general CSS
> > namespace
> > mechanism.
> 
> I don't think it should be a general CSS mechanism. In fact, I think
> we
> should never have added @namespace, but I was not around when that
> happened.
> 

Ok, fair enough. What are your particular issues with @namespace, and how would you have addressed the need to style qualified XML documents?
Received on Saturday, 18 September 2010 08:28:09 GMT

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