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Re: Qnames in attrs and c14n

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 27 Nov 2003 10:54:06 +0000
To: jon@hackcraft.net
Cc: Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org>, Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>, "www-tag@w3.org" <www-tag@w3.org>
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jon@hackcraft.net writes:

> Quoting "Henry S. Thompson" <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>:


> Canonical PSVI serialisation and reverse the no-namespace-prefix-rewriting 
> resolution?

I wouldn't insist on PSVI, if by that you mean W3C XML Schema --
instead we could/should consider taking the XQuery route and saying,
roughly, "You need types to do this.  You could get them by
schema-validation with W3C XML Schema, but if you get them some other
way that's OK too."

> Whenever I read the c14n spec that idea always occurs to me, but it always 
> seems messy after a bit more thought.

Messy, perhaps, but worth it none-the-less?

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