The Peace Process: DOM and namespaces...

David Megginson david at
Thu Feb 11 11:48:28 GMT 1999

Tyler Baker writes:

 > It is not hard to support namespaces in an XML parser, but it is
 > far harder to deal with them at the application level.  Just
 > because all the tools support namespaces, does not mean that anyone
 > is using them outside of a few niche applications.  Like another
 > list member recently said "where is the content"?

Every RDF document out there (a small but growing number), every XSL
stylesheet, every HTML Voyager document, most schema implementations,
etc., etc.

All the best,


David Megginson                 david at

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