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Re: [whatwg] HTML Namespace Elements

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 29 May 2013 20:27:06 +0000 (UTC)
To: "Mohammad Al Houssami (Alumni)" <mha53@mail.aub.edu>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1305292024270.2932@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
Cc: "whatwg@lists.whatwg.org" <whatwg@lists.whatwg.org>
On Mon, 8 Apr 2013, Mohammad Al Houssami (Alumni) wrote:
> 
> In the tokenizer specifications of the HTML5 parser the following is 
> written :
> 
> "Otherwise, if there is a current node and it is not an element in the 
> HTML namespace "
>
> What does it mean ?

It's saying that the subsequent steps apply if the "current node" is an 
element whose namespace (as given e.g. by the element's Element object's 
namespaceURI IDL attribute) is the string "http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml".

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