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Re: [xml-dev] namespaces redux

On 10/16/2012 6:47 AM, Andrew Welch wrote:
>>> 3. Avoid using URLs, the globally unique benefit
>>> is far outweighed by the confusion cost
>> Are you recommending that URNs be used rather than URLs?
> I'm advocating simple strings for simple cases, for example for a
> config file someone might be tempted to use:
> xmlns:c="http://mycomp.com/someproduct/v1.1/config/";
> whereas they could just do:
> xmlns:c="config"
My preference is to use the same string for prefix and namespace:


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