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Re: Change namespace of xml:id

From: Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM>
Date: Tue, 08 Feb 2005 12:09:17 -0500
To: John Boyer <JBoyer@PureEdge.com>
Cc: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>, Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, public-xml-id@w3.org
Message-id: <87hdkn5682.fsf@nwalsh.com>
/ "John Boyer" <JBoyer@PureEdge.com> was heard to say:
| Post hoc, the namespace definition is changing.  Namespaces in XML 
| defines a namespace to be URI+(collection of names).

We're wandering off into philosophy a bit, but I'm not sure that there's
universal consensus that a namespace is a URI+(collection of names).
Another view says that a namespace is a URI+(all possible names) and
that many of those names are not defined.

                                        Be seeing you,
                                          norm

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