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   Re: [xml-dev] The subsetting has begun

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At 9:50 AM +0000 2/25/03, Bill de hÓra wrote:

>I'm not exagerrating. And what you're saying is irrelevant. XML
>documents without an xmlms attribute on the root doesn't have a
>meaningful XML Infoset. I'll stick my neck and say most XML
>documents are not namespaced.

Any document that is namespace well-formed has an Infoset, including
documents that don't use namespaces at all, providing they also don't
use colons in element and attributes names (except for xml: of course)

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