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Re: issue: support cross references within a WSDL file using ncnames?

From: Simon Fell <soap@zaks.demon.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 15 Apr 2002 17:55:17 -0700
To: www-ws-desc@w3.org
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On Mon, 15 Apr 2002 06:56:22 -0400, in soap you wrote:

>>"Simon Fell" <soap@zaks.demon.co.uk> writes:
>> >Yes, the references across NSs always have to be QNames. I believe
>> >telling whether a name is a QName or an NCName is simple- just see
>> >whether there's a colon or not.
>> but an unprefixed value, is still a valid QName.
>Isn't it a QName with a null namespace URI? Is there a difference
>between that and an NCName??

No, its a QName with a null prefix. the namespace URI will depend on
whatever the default namespace is at that scope. 

>> It sounds to me like its just making it more complex, not less. Stick
>> with QNames and make it clearer in the prose.
>That would be my own personal preference too!
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