Another look at namespaces

Tim Berners-Lee timbl at
Tue Sep 28 23:49:47 BST 1999

Marc B. McDonald wrote of HTML,

>Again, from the rationales I've seen, you aren't really using namespaces as
>defined by the spec. You are trying to define XML modules which is not part
>of namespaces but I would think are part of the schema group's task.

Yes. That is a concern I have too, that general modularity is being done in
xml-schema and that is the language which should define it.


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