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Re: draft-duerst-iana-namespace-00.txt

2008-03-03 01:05:41
Tim Bray wrote:
On Sun, Mar 2, 2008 at 3:23 PM, Ned Freed 
<ned(_dot_)freed(_at_)mrochek(_dot_)com> wrote:
 > Contrary to that, XML processors do not resolve namespace URIs, they are
 > purely used as identifiers.

 That's certainly how things are supposed to work. It may or may not be how 
 actually work.

I agree with Ned that the Security considerations or some other piece
of the doc should explicitly cover this issue.  -Tim

In the meantime, one could ask the W3C whether they see a lot of traffic 
on popular namespace URIs, such as XHTML, XSLT or Atom.

BR, Julian

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