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Re: http://www.w3.org/XML/2000/10/xml.xsd et XML Base

From: Eric van der Vlist <vdv@dyomedea.com>
Date: Tue, 23 Jan 2001 20:09:57 +0100
Message-ID: <3A6DD705.847BA755@dyomedea.com>
To: "xmlschema-dev@w3.org" <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>
Hi,

If it isn't the right list to post these questions, can someone suggest
a better one ?

Thanks

Eric

Eric van der Vlist wrote:
> 
> Some questions in the same area...
> 
> I'd like first to report that http://www.w3.org/XML/2000/10/xml.xsd (the
> URL mentioned in a comment of http://www.w3.org/XML/1998/namespace.xsd)
> is giving a 404.
> 
> I also notice that an attribute group (specialAttrs) has been defined in
> this schema and I'd like to know the status of this attribute group...
> Can we rely on it long term ? Is-it something that the W3C is commited
> to maintain ? Will new attributes be added ? ...
> 
> My last question is about XML Base that's using this same XML namespace.
> 
> How will it be handled ?
> 
> Will the xml:base attribute just be added in the schema and in the
> specialAttrs group and the new schema replace the old one ?
> 
> Wouldn't it be a problem for applications using this schema that
> wouldn't support XML Base ?
> 
> Even if xml:base isn't added to the attributes group, can't there be a
> problem for applications that would be using anyAttribute elements to
> include these elements (and a reason to discourage this usage) ?
> 
> In brief, can you explain (or give some me some pointers ;) ) on your
> maintenance policy for the http://www.w3.org/XML/1998/namespace
> namespace schema ?
> 
> Thanks
> 
> Eric
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