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   Re: [xml-dev] Registered Namespace prefixes

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  • Subject: Re: [xml-dev] Registered Namespace prefixes
  • From: Gavin Thomas Nicol <gtn@rbii.com>
  • Date: Tue, 4 Mar 2003 23:26:10 -0500
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On Wednesday 26 February 2003 12:54 pm, Jeff Lowery wrote:
> My opinion is that the answer lies in a prefix registry

Why do you need one? If you register foo: as a prefix, so you can then do 
foo:bar, why not simply register foo:bar instead? FWIW. I can't see the value 
in either... neither guarantees any kind of interpretation.


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