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Re: Everything in the default namespace?

From: James Clark <jjc@jclark.com>
Date: Fri, 04 Jun 1999 19:50:28 +0700
Message-ID: <3757CB94.C49EF7D8@jclark.com>
To: MURATA Makoto <murata@apsdc.ksp.fujixerox.co.jp>
CC: xsl-editors@w3.org
You would have to use something like *[not(namespace())].

We considered adding a syntax for this, but we didn't like any of the
syntaxes we could think of (eg :*).

MURATA Makoto wrote:
> 
> In 6.2.9, WildcardName is defined as follows:
> 
> [45]    WildcardName    ::=    '*'
>          | NCName ':' '*'
>          | QName
> 
> In my understanding, '*' matches every element type, and NCName ':' '*'
> matches every element type in the namespace assigned to the prefix NCName.
> How can I express "every element type in the DEFAULT NAMESPACE"?
> 
> Cheers,
> 
> Makoto
> 
> Fuji Xerox Information Systems
> 
> Tel: +81-44-812-7230   Fax: +81-44-812-7231
> E-mail: murata@apsdc.ksp.fujixerox.co.jp
Received on Saturday, 5 June 1999 02:02:04 GMT

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