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Re: QName resolution to components with no target namespace

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 16 Jun 2002 22:56:04 +0100
To: James Clark <jjc@jclark.com>
Cc: www-xml-schema-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5bfzzmzy4r.fsf@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>

James Clark <jjc@jclark.com> writes:

> The description of QName resolution in Part 1, section 3.15.3,
> specifically item 4 doesn't seem to handle the case of referring to a
> component with no target namespace (where xs:import has no namespace
> attribute).

That's a bug, thanks.

> MSXML handles this as I would expect (i.e. QName with absent namespace
> name refers to component with no target namespace), but SQC doesn't.

MSXML's behaviour is certainly the intended behaviour in my opinion -- 
XSV does the same (I think).

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