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Re: minor naming quibble

From: Jeremy Carroll <jjc@hpl.hp.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Sep 2002 05:04:04 +0200
To: www-webont-wg@w3.org
Message-Id: <200209240504.04618.jjc@hpl.hp.com>

(Generally in support)

> PS. I hesitate to even suggest this, but would owl:= and owl:not= be 
> legal qnames?

Using the RDF Validator

with owl:=
FatalError: An invalid second ':' was found in the element type or attribute 
name.[Line = 4, Column = 38]

with owl:not= it reports
FatalError: Element type "owl:not" must be followed by either attribute 
specifications, ">" or "/>".[Line = 4, Column = 42]

So sorry, no. (The actual restriction is the NCName production defined in XML 
Namespaces - which is approximately an alpha followed by any number of 
alphanumerics and some limited range of punctuation ("_" and "-", probably 
some others).

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