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xml.xsd : XML namespace decl?

From: Ed Day <eday@obj-sys.com>
Date: Fri, 28 Nov 2003 13:50:18 -0500
Message-ID: <018001c3b5e0$78f01e90$483e0942@objsys1>
To: <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>

I have a question on the standard XML namespace specification located at
this URL:

http://www.w3.org/2001/xml.xsd

In this schema, references are made to entities with the prefix "xml", but
this is never declared as a namespace prefix using "xmlns".  Is this a case
where the prefix is just known and does not need to be declared?  This seems
strange since other well-known prefixes such as xsd and xsi must be
declared.

Regards,

Ed Day
Objective Systems, Inc.
Received on Friday, 28 November 2003 13:56:39 UTC

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