SAX: two alternatives for namespaces

Chris Hubick maillist at
Thu Jul 30 19:38:46 BST 1998

On Thu, 30 Jul 1998, Chris Hubick wrote:

> I have been trying to think of a clean way to support namespaces
> without having to change the current SAX (Level 1) spec. How about an
> interface that works similar to Locator:
> public interface NameSpace {
>   String getNameURI();
> }

	Actually, the Handler would have to still receive the fully
qualified base+uri name as before, so make that:

public interface NameSpace {

  String getNameBase();
  String getNameURI();


Chris Hubick
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