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Re: the usual prefix for the XML Schema namespace

From: Mukul Gandhi <gandhi.mukul@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 16 Sep 2006 20:12:58 +0530
Message-ID: <7870f82e0609160742v3cfe66e3l98a4d5c7b54a7e95@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Wolfgang Jeltsch" <wolfgang@jeltsch.net>
Cc: xmlschema-dev@w3.org

Both prefixes will work fine in the schema, as they get bound to the
same URI (http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema).

I have seen xs to be used more often (in products and books). But
interestingly, prefix xsd is used a lot in official XML Schema specs.

So you could use either of the two.

On 9/16/06, Wolfgang Jeltsch <wolfgang@jeltsch.net> wrote:
> Hello,
> sometimes xs is used as the namespace prefix for the XML Schema namespace,
> sometimes xsd.  Which one is the one which is the more usual/more
> modern/encouraged one?
> Best wishes,
> Wolfgang

Mukul Gandhi

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