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Re: xml:base

From: Richard Tobin <richard@inf.ed.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 13 Nov 2008 14:42:36 +0000 (GMT)
To: Brett Zamir <brettz9@yahoo.com>
Cc: www-xml-linking-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <20081113144236.78C4C4B239C@macpro.inf.ed.ac.uk>

The XML Core WG believes that the specification is clear and
unambiguous, but we are happy to add a note after the bullet
points in 4.2 confirming that base URIs can be inherited:

   Note: It follows that the base URI specified by an xml:base
   attribute is inherited by descendant elements within the same
   entity until another element with an xml:base attribute is
   encountered.

-- Richard



  

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