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Do namespaces address all use cases well
- From: "Jim Tivy" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- To: "'Michael Kay'" <email@example.com>,"'Kurt Cagle'" <kurt.cagle@g...>
- Date: Wed, 8 Jul 2009 14:07:49 -0700
Interesting idea. This is likely something
that has to be addressed in an Xml track. I am not sure that HTML-5 is
even an Xml track?
For a number of use cases I have seen
namespaces work. They are integrated in most Xml processors.
So they are there already for free.
But how well they address all use cases I
do not know. I would be interested to hear about use cases where Xml namespaces
fail and rough sketches of better technologies.
Sent: Wednesday, July 08, 2009
To: 'Kurt Cagle'; 'Jim Tivy'
Cc: 'XML Developers List'
Subject: RE: XHTML 2
Working Group won't be renewed?
supposed to be an extensibility workshop in September at one of the F2Fs where
namespaces in general will be hashed out - I plan to be monitoring that one
carefully, as I suspect that there will be a move to "fix" namespaces
in a way that will have long term negative repercussions for the XML community.
Let's approach this
positively. XML namespaces are a pretty awful piece of design. Perhaps
this is an opportunity to revisit the requirement and do something a bit more
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