problem with IE5

Richard Tobin richard at
Mon Apr 12 16:19:10 BST 1999

> Looks to me like:

>   (b)	IE5 however REQUIRES conformance to the namespace spec,
> 	and thus rejects some well formed XML 1.0 documents,
> 	such as Richard's original;

In what way does my document (below) not conform to the namespace
recommendation?  It contains no qualified names in the body, and
prefixes in the DTD are not required (and not able) to be declared.

> >  <?xml version="1.0"?>
> >  <!DOCTYPE test [
> >  <!ELEMENT test ANY>
> >  <!ELEMENT foo:bar ANY>
> >  ]>
> >  <test/>

-- Richard

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