[JDEV] Namespace usage on server

David Waite mass at akuma.org
Wed Oct 3 20:28:34 CDT 2001


Fabrice DESRE - FT.BD/FTRD/DMI/GRI wrote:

>David Waite wrote:
>
>>Two things:
>>
>>1) the 'to' attribute (as well as the 'id' attribute) are part of the
>>jabber:client namespace.
>>
>
> No. Attributes must explicitly specify namespaces. They don't inherit
>from the default namespace (see §5.2 of
>http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-xml-names/).
>
Argh, you are right (and reminded me why I hate XML namespaces so much). 
There is no way for an attribute to reference the default namespace URI 
within a qualified element; you have to define a new namespace prefix 
pointing to the same URI in order to pull it off.

-David Waite
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