[XML-DEV Mailing List Archive Home] [By Thread] [By Date] [Recent Entries] [Reply To This Message]

Re: DOCTYPE and namespaces via DOM

xml dom doctype
Gregory Murphy wrote:
> All good and well. If I add a document type declaration to the same
> document, i.e.
>     <!DOCTYPE xc:cursors>
>     <xc:cursors xmlns:xc="http://docs.sun.com/xmlcursor">
> the root node data changes to
>     node.getNodeName() = "xc:cursors"
>     node.getLocalName() = null
>     node.getPrefix() = null
>     node.getNamespaceURI() = null 

Are you sure you are accessing the root element..?  Seems like you are
looking at a DOCTYPE node...

> The presence of the document type declaration appears to shut off
> namespace processing. Is this expected behavior? Does it make sense?

No, it does not make much sense: Xerces does not turn off namespace

If you think there is a bug in Xerces code, please send a message to the
xerces-j-user@x... mailing list providing a sample program to
reproduce the bug.

Thank you,
Elena Litani / IBM Toronto


Purchasing Stylus Studio from our online shop is Easy, Secure and Value Priced!

Buy Stylus Studio Now

Download The World's Best XML IDE!

Accelerate XML development with our award-winning XML IDE - Download a free trial today!

Don't miss another message! Subscribe to this list today.
First Name
Last Name
Subscribe in XML format
RSS 2.0
Atom 0.3

Stylus Studio has published XML-DEV in RSS and ATOM formats, enabling users to easily subcribe to the list from their preferred news reader application.

Stylus Studio Sponsored Links are added links designed to provide related and additional information to the visitors of this website. they were not included by the author in the initial post. To view the content without the Sponsor Links please click here.

Site Map | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Trademarks
Free Stylus Studio XML Training:
W3C Member
Stylus Studio® and DataDirect XQuery ™are products from DataDirect Technologies, is a registered trademark of Progress Software Corporation, in the U.S. and other countries. © 2004-2013 All Rights Reserved.