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Re: is <foo xmlns:xml=... xml:lang='en'>test</foo> legal?

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Tue, 06 Feb 2001 18:23:51 -0800
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To: "Biron,Paul V" <Paul.V.Biron@kp.org>, "'xml-names-editor@w3.org'" <xml-names-editor@w3.org>
At 09:47 AM 30/01/01 -0800, Biron,Paul V wrote:
>A thread got started in the Schema IG list [1] about whether an instance is
>allowed to give an explicit NSDecl for the prefix xml, as long as it is
>bound to http://www.w3.org/XML/1998/namespace. 

I can find nothing in the namespaces spec that forbids this usage.
Furthermore, I can see nothing wrong with it.  -Tim
Received on Wednesday, 7 February 2001 08:32:23 UTC

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