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Re: Amaya and XML

From: Vincent Quint <Vincent.Quint@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Fri, 12 Jul 2002 10:30:47 +0200
To: "V. Risak" <veith.risak@chello.at>
Cc: www-amaya@w3.org, Vincent.Quint@inrialpes.fr
Message-Id: <20020712083047.6C2311A198@lihue.inrialpes.fr>

I guess Amaya is confused with this namespace. You use
the URI of the document that describes HTML 4.01. This is
not a registered URI for any XML language. If you want to
use HTML 4.01, don't use namespaces, as HTML 4.01 is an SGML
application and namespaces are not part of SGML. Only XML
knows about namespaces. So, I guess you would like to use
XHTML, which is an XML language. Then you should use the
appropropriate namespace for XHTML, which is:


Refer to the XHTML specification:


I hope it helps.


V. Risak wrote:
> I installed Amaya 6.2 (Windows-Version) and tried to look at a XML document 
> (local xml-file with external dtd and css).
> The display was not correct; especially namespaces following 
> (<einfuehrung-xml xmlns:html="http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40"> ...) were 
> not interpreted.
> This xml-file is displayed correct with opera 5/6, NS 6.2, galeon, ...
> I do not understand, that Amaya interprets xhtml-files correct, but not xml ...
> Both use normal xml-syntax.
> Can you give me some hint please
> Kind regards
> V. Risak
> ==================
> V. Risak PhD
> Univ. Salzburg
> Computer Science
> risak@cosy.sbg.ac.at
Received on Friday, 12 July 2002 04:31:02 UTC

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