interned names [Re: Next Round]

Bill la Forge b.laforge at
Fri Jan 22 14:52:11 GMT 1999

>Reserialization is handled by letting the parser generate unique names for
>namespaces as discovered and using those names as prefixes when encoding.

Are we then abandoning the idea that XML can also be created with a simple editor?
And if not, then isn't it poor practice to introduce arbitrary changes to a source document?
Wouldn't changing the prefixes might reduce readability?

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