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   Re: SAX2: Interning names in namespaces

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  • From: David Megginson <david@megginson.com>
  • To: xml-dev@xml.org
  • Date: 05 Feb 2000 09:51:45 -0500

Stefan Haustein <stefan.haustein@trantor.de> writes:

> Do you know if an official recommendation for storing a
> namespace-name pair in a single string exists? I switched to
> combined names in my application because they are much simpler to
> handle than pairs of separate string objects.

Nothing official, but a lot of people seem to use James Clark's
recommendation of {URI}localpart syntax.  We seriously considered that 
for SAX2, but there was a strong demand for providing the two in
separate strings.

All the best,


David Megginson                 david@megginson.com


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