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Re: Namespace resolution under sXBL

From: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2005 18:44:27 +0200
Message-ID: <43148CEB.9050500@expway.fr>
To: Jon Ferraiolo <jonf@adobe.com>
CC: Cameron McCormack <cam-www-svg@aka.mcc.id.au>, www-svg@w3.org

Jon Ferraiolo wrote:
> It makes sense to me that namespace resolutions follows the DOM tree, 
> both because that is consistent with the xml:base spec but also because 
> the person creating the various XML files wants to control xml:base and 
> not have surprises happen due to shadow trees.

What Jon said. Namespaces are extremely likely to be applied at parse 
time, and therefore any remapping at binding time will certainly cause 
serious havoc.

-- 
Robin Berjon
   Senior Research Scientist
   Expway, http://expway.com/
Received on Tuesday, 30 August 2005 16:44:33 GMT

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