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Re: XMLNS in Inkscape and other editors

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2009 16:16:47 +0100
Message-ID: <4B06B2DF.3000203@gmx.de>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
CC: HTMLwg <public-html@w3.org>
Henri Sivonen wrote:
> On Nov 20, 2009, at 15:54, Leif Halvard Silli wrote:
> 
>> <body xmlns="http://www.google.com/ns/jotspot" id="body" class=" en">
> 
> Stuff like this around the Web makes it totally infeasible to do Namespace processing in text/html (in the sense that xmlns="foo" would assign the element and its descendants to the foo namespace).

Stuff like that is really annoying. But it might be possible to 
workaround this issue by using a profile of XML namespaces, for instance 
by ignoring default namespace declarations, and by black-listing certain 
namespace URIs.

BR, Julian

PS: hopefully somebody is sending a bug report about this one?
Received on Friday, 20 November 2009 15:17:32 UTC

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