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Re: XHTML attributes and namespace, clarification needed

From: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Date: Tue, 14 Dec 2004 14:09:37 +0000
Message-ID: <41BEF401.3000007@expway.fr>
To: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
Cc: www-html@w3.org, www-style@w3.org

Daniel Glazman wrote:
> Robin Berjon wrote:
>> No it doesn't. Attributes are things that float in space, they're 
>> attributes of something (hence the name).
> Absolutely. That's why they should acquire the something's namespace...

No, that's why it doesn't need to. Why do more than all that is necessary?

Note that even if you manage to convince people about this, which isn't 
looking likely at this point, you still need to solve the problem of 
going back to 98 and changing the whole XML infrastructure :)

Robin Berjon
Received on Tuesday, 14 December 2004 22:38:16 UTC

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