SAX2: summary of Namespace-support arguments

James Clark jjc at
Sun Dec 19 09:43:40 GMT 1999

Rick Jelliffe wrote:
>  From: James Clark <jjc at>
>  >I do indeed want that, and in the past I've argued against *requiring*
> >processors to provide information about the prefix used. I've become a
> >lot less negative about this prefix information recently and I think
> >it's better for an API to provide it
> Isn't it a requirement for XSL?

No.  XSL requires only information about what namespace declarations are
in scope, not what prefix was actually used.


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