[Standards-JIG] Re: JEP-0091: Delayed Delivery

Ian Paterson ian.paterson at clientside.co.uk
Sat Feb 18 16:25:47 UTC 2006


> > Is it a requirement that xmlns must be the 1st attribute 
> > following the <x> element?
>
> Next we look at "Canonical XML":
[snip]
> Therefore Tony is right and the xmlns "attribute"
> (in fact it is a "reserved attribute", in Xpath
> called a "namespace node") does belong first.
>
> I'll have to go through the existing JEPs to
> clean that up.

Is this necessary? (I thought there was no requirement for XMPP XML to
be in Canonical form.)

- Ian




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