Revised NamespaceFilter

David Megginson david at
Thu Aug 13 21:39:24 BST 1998

John Cowan writes:

 > This version uses the dagger (U+2020) in UniversalNames to separate
 > the URI from the localPart.  When the event structure for
 > namespace-aware SAX parsers settles, I will modify it to use that.

Why not use a space?  It is forbidden in URIs and XML names as well,
and looks a little cleaner.

I'm still looking forward to trying out your code, if all of the dust
in the rest of my life settles before Montréal.

All the best,


David Megginson                 david at

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