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RE: Can DASL define new tags in the DAV namespace

From: Jim Whitehead <ejw@ics.uci.edu>
Date: Tue, 28 Apr 1998 17:21:53 -0700
To: www-webdav-dasl@w3.org
Message-ID: <000001bd7304$cf64e000$d115c380@galileo.ics.uci.edu>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jim Davis [mailto:jdavis@parc.xerox.com]
> Sent: Thursday, April 16, 1998 9:58 AM
> To: www-webdav-dasl@w3.org
> Subject: Can DASL define new tags in the DAV namespace
> I recall from the IETF BOF some controversy about whether DASL could add
> new tags to the DAV namespace or not.  We need to resolve this.
> Who makes this decision?  Is there some policy about ownership of XML
> namespaces?
> If DASL can't add new tags, we need a new namespace for any DASL -specific
> tags.

Since the DAV: URI space is reserved for use by the WebDAV specification,
revisions to the WebDAV specification, and by related WebDAV specifications
(section 17 of the -08 WebDAV DA draft), I think it is very appropriate for
DASL to make use of the DAV: URI space.

- Jim
Received on Tuesday, 28 April 1998 20:18:26 UTC

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