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FW: Namespaces erratum for NS 1.0 regarding Letter vrs NameStartChar

From: Grosso, Paul <pgrosso@ptc.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Mar 2008 14:20:32 -0400
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-----Original Message-----
From: public-xml-core-wg-request@w3.org
[mailto:public-xml-core-wg-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Norman Walsh
Sent: Wednesday, 2008 March 26 12:27
To: public-xml-core-wg@w3.org
Cc: Tim Bray
Subject: Namespaces erratum?

Via Tim Bray

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From:  <Nicolas.Weidmann@lodh.com>
Date: Tue, Mar 25, 2008 at 7:22 AM
Subject: Namespaces in XML 1.0

Dear Mr. Bray,

Out of curiousity, I was reading some XML specs and saw that the use
of 'Letter' in XML 1.0 for 'Name'(s) was replaced by the errata by

In XML Namespaces 1.0 2nd edition, NCNameStartChar is however still
using 'Letter'. In the 1.1 version of those specs, it has been
replaced by 'NameStartChar'.

Since there is currently no errata for the namespaces 1.0 specs, I
would like to know if 'Letter' has to be considered legal as 'Letter'
has been replaced by 'NameStartChar' by the XML 1.0 erratum?


Nicolas Weidmann
Received on Wednesday, 26 March 2008 18:21:15 UTC

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