RE: Does DTD validation work with namespaces?
Jonathan Borden wrote: >Actually XML names already redefine: >doctypedecl >elementdecl >[...] No it doesn't. To conform to the namespaces spec a document must meet certain extra constraints on these productions, but all namespace-compliant documents are XML 1.0 documents and their XML 1.0 meaning is unchanged. On the other hand a change like: > extending the syntax of EntityDecl > to allow the specification of an implicit prefix for an included > DTD would change the XML 1.0 meaning of documents. In particular, it would make documents valid that were otherwise invalid. -- Richard
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