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Re: XML Namspaces

From: "Joseph J. Kesselman" <keshlam-nospam@-------.--->
Date: 5/5/2008 9:14:00 AM

Chase Preuninger wrote:
> I also don't get what the purpose of the xmlns is

Sounds like you need a basic education in what XML Namespaces are. 
Reading a good modern XML tutorial might be worthwhile at this point. (I 
usually point folks to the articles and tutorials at, but I admit I'm biased.)

For info specifically about XML Namespaces, see James Clark's description at
or the official (but somewhat harder to read) definition at


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