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RE: Grinding to a halt on Issue 27.

From: Joshua Allen <joshuaa@microsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 30 Apr 2003 13:13:14 -0700
Message-ID: <4F4182C71C1FDD4BA0937A7EB7B8B4C108E894A7@red-msg-08.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: "Paul Prescod" <paul@prescod.net>
Cc: <robin.berjon@expway.fr>, <www-tag@w3.org>

> > Two different divisions in the same company may use what they
*think* is
> > the same namespace for their documents (and when they click on the
> > namespace name it sure enough connects them to the right place, so
how
> > are they to know differently?).
> 
> If they share schemas and schema-validate the schema will tell them
> differently. If they don't schema-validate then they are liable to run

True; if they happen to use the same schema *and* the same
schema-validation tools, and they do make sure that the schema is
associated with a namespace name explicitly (not always the case), then
they ought to be bug-compatible, yes.
Received on Wednesday, 30 April 2003 16:16:16 GMT

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