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- From: John Cowan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- To: XML Dev <email@example.com>
- Date: Thu, 06 Aug 1998 16:11:48 -0400
Tim Bray wrote:
> Right, I get it. The idea is, for the case where qualified names are
> given in attribute *values* (or I imagine, element content), the
> prefix map (or at least a qualified-name expansion function) needs to be
> available to application programmers - which should not be an issue
> for implementors since the machinery has to be there anyhow. -T.
Except for the problem of scope: the expansion function needs to know
with respect to which point in the document it is operating. (Which
is not necessarily the same as the current point of parsing.)
John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan firstname.lastname@example.org
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