David Brownell david-b at
Wed Sep 15 17:27:44 BST 1999

"Hunter, David" wrote:
> From: Daniel Veillard [mailto:Daniel.Veillard at]
> Sent: Wednesday, September 15, 1999 5:14 AM
> <snip/>
> > I guess Ann
> > and other members of that working group did explain the reasons of
> > their technical decision.
> <snip/>
> Let me just echo Simon St. Laurent:
> No.  We have no reason.  We have nothing.

Aye -- nothing.  An "official" W3C rationale is still lacking;
odd since this decision seems to fly in the face of the clear
intent of the XML namespaces spec.

"A html:rose is a strict:rose is a frameset:rose ... "

- Dave

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