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   RE: [xml-dev] Naive Question about NS 1.1

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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael Kay [mailto:michael.h.kay@ntlworld.com]
> Sent: 09 April 2002 22:27
> To: 'Jeff Rafter'; 'Leigh Dodds'; 'xml-dev'
> Subject: RE: [xml-dev] Naive Question about NS 1.1
> No. In the Infoset, an Element Information Item has a property called
> Namespace Name, which gives you the namespace URI part of the element's
> name. You only need the in-scope namespaces property if you want to find a
> prefix associated with that namespace URI, or if you want to find the
> namespace URI associated with a prefix that appears somewhere other than in
> an element or attribute name.

I think it's only the latter, as each element information item [1] also has a 
prefix property. Or am I missing something?



[1]. http://www.w3.org/TR/xml-infoset/#infoitem.element
[2]. http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-xml-infoset-comments/2001JanMar/0074.html

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