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   Re: [xml-dev] Question about the sytax of namespace declarations

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[Jason Diamond]
To: "Wayne Steele" <xmlmaster@hotmail.com>; <xml-dev@lists.xml.org>
> > Question:
> >
> > Is the below document "conforming" with regard to the XML-Namespaces
> >
> > <root xmlns:a="" />
> Nope.
> http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-xml-names/#dt-prefix
 Ironically, the paragraph Jason points to covers __non__-default
namespaces, while the following paragraph, which does cover default
namespaces, specifically says that an "empty" value is acceptable.  So the
answer to the question is "yes" after all.


Tom P


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