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Re: [xml-dev] Global or shared namespace?
At the risk of being pedantic, rude, etc.
works with getNamespace() returning a null.
On 01/11/28 12:34 PM, "Tim Bray" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I'm in part responsible for the empty string. The semantic is the
> same - there's no namespace name. I argued for the empty string in
> SAX2 because in java it's convenient to write
> if (elObject.getNamespace().equals("http://my.namespace.com/"))
> and this always works if "no namespace" is signaled by an
> empty string. It's also coherent since the NS rec explicitly
> rules out the empty string ever being used as a namespace name.