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Re: Fwd: Re: [jdom-interest] Namespace issues, et al.

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Sun, 23 Feb 2003 15:57:35 -0800
Message-ID: <3E595FEF.6070607@textuality.com>
To: malachi@tremerechantry.com
Cc: xml-names-editor@w3.org

Malachi de AElfweald wrote:

> Lets use one of the examples from that page:
> <?xml version="1.1"?>
> <!-- elements are in the HTML namespace, in this case by default -->
> <html xmlns='http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml'>
>  <head><title>Frobnostication</title></head>
>  <body><p>Moved to <a href='http://frob.com'>here</a>.</p></body>

The "href" attribute of the "a" element is not in any namespace 
whatsoever.  There is no such thing as a "null namespace", and it 
wouldn't be in the xhtml namespace unless signified with a prefix. 
Defaults don't apply to attributges.  -Tim
Received on Sunday, 23 February 2003 18:57:38 GMT

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