What XHTML should do with namespaces

John Cowan cowan at locke.ccil.org
Mon Sep 20 21:56:43 BST 1999

Rick Jelliffe scripsit:

>  1) There should be three namespaces:
>     base
>     slack
>     frames
>  2) These namespace should be formally defined by means of a simple
> list in each case, so that every HTML 4 element is allocated to one only
> namespace each.

Doesn't work.  Transitional doesn't just add new elements to Strict,
it adds new attributes for the old elements.  Frameset differs because
it has different content models from Transitional.

John Cowan                                   cowan at ccil.org
       I am a member of a civilization. --David Brin

xml-dev: A list for W3C XML Developers. To post, mailto:xml-dev at ic.ac.uk
Archived as: http://www.lists.ic.ac.uk/hypermail/xml-dev/ and on CD-ROM/ISBN 981-02-3594-1
To (un)subscribe, mailto:majordomo at ic.ac.uk the following message;
(un)subscribe xml-dev
To subscribe to the digests, mailto:majordomo at ic.ac.uk the following message;
subscribe xml-dev-digest
List coordinator, Henry Rzepa (mailto:rzepa at ic.ac.uk)

More information about the Xml-dev mailing list