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Re: [css3-namespace] CSS Qualified Names and values of attributes

From: Werner Donné <werner.donne@re.be>
Date: Mon, 11 Sep 2006 09:24:24 +0200
Message-ID: <45050F28.1020507@re.be>
To: www-style@w3.org

According to me there is no basis for applying namespaces
to attribute values. Attribute values are not affected by
the namespace specification.
See http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/REC-xml-names11-20060816/#ns-using,
which refers to http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-xml/#NT-AttValue.

The only processing that is performed on attribute values
is the resolution of references.

As a consequence, I don't see how CSS could express rules
in terms of namespace-governed attribute values.

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Received on Monday, 11 September 2006 07:24:24 UTC

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