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   Re: [xml-dev] Come On, DTD, Come On! Thoughts on DSDL Part 9

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> Michael Fuller wrote:
> > Note that this implies that DTDs that allow the use of use xml:lang [etc.]
> > must explicitly declare:
> >     <!NAMESPACE xml "http://www.w3.org/XML/1998/namespace";>
> > 
> > In fact, would it also be the case that *every* DTD that use
> > namespaces at all must explicitly declare**:
> >     <!NAMESPACE xmlns "http://www.w3.org/XML/1998/namespace";>
> These could also be bound by definition, which is what the namespaces
> spec does. (Actually, unless there's an errata I've missed, only xml is
> bound. xmlns is by definition not bound to anything.)

Yep.  There's an erratum you missed.


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