OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help

[Date Prev] | [Thread Prev] | [Thread Next] | [Date Next] -- [Date Index] | [Thread Index]
Re: [xml-dev] a namespace definitions related question(s)

* Shlomo Yona wrote:
><a:foo xmlns:a="foobar">
>  <a:bar xmlns:b="foobar">
>  </b:bar>

>* If this is not well formed, then why?

Because of <http://www.w3.org/TR/xml/#GIMatch>. Namespaces are modeled
on top of XML, they are not part of the language and XML processors do
not recognize them in any way, instead they are handled by higher-level
applications that utilize an XML processor.
Björn Höhrmann · mailto:bjoern@hoehrmann.de · http://bjoern.hoehrmann.de
Weinh. Str. 22 · Telefon: +49(0)621/4309674 · http://www.bjoernsworld.de
68309 Mannheim · PGP Pub. KeyID: 0xA4357E78 · http://www.websitedev.de/ 

[Date Prev] | [Thread Prev] | [Thread Next] | [Date Next] -- [Date Index] | [Thread Index]

News | XML in Industry | Calendar | XML Registry
Marketplace | Resources | MyXML.org | Sponsors | Privacy Statement

Copyright 1993-2007 XML.org. This site is hosted by OASIS