RE: Significant W3C Confusion over Namespace Meaning and Policy

Dare wrote:

> Then what does the namespace name identify? XML namespaces 
> seem to grow more and more useless by each passing day. 

A namespace provides a means of ownership, and doesn't, IMO,
identify  a strict vocabulary frozen at some point in time. 

This demarcation still has some real value, not least to prevent 
clashes of names inserted into a combined document from different 


Received on Wednesday, 16 February 2005 14:31:27 UTC