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   Re: [xml-dev] Where have the element types gone?

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Gavin Thomas Nicol wrote:

>>2) After we had namespaces, and you chose to use them, you made an
>>assumption about the data type of the element based on its name, which
>>was "guaranteed" to be universal.
> The names cannot be "guaranteed" to be unique... especially over time.

Fair enough, but it's the same for the names of datatypes :) !


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