The Peace Process: DOM and namespaces...

Bill la Forge b.laforge at
Thu Feb 11 04:58:22 GMT 1999

From: Don Park <donpark at>
>We can use 'xmlns' as the URI scheme name, outlaw the optional search
>segment, and then use Java package naming scheme for the path.

Don, I think there is an easier answer:

    Convert URLs to package names.

For example,

We can still allow considerable freedom in the format of the URI.
And yes, there is a risk of introducing non-uniqueness. But a
reasonable choice of URI eliminates this risk.


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