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Namespace

In computer languages, the context in which a term can have only a single meaning. For example, two files may not have the same name within a directory. In this case, the directory forms the namespace for the files.
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The XML namespace or the xmlns attribute value that represents the starting point in schema validation;
XML Namespace Scheme for XPointer Helps Avoid Name Clashes
A NIST scientist provided MPEG-7 schema and sub-schema validation for the ISO/IEC multimedia description scheme; MPEG-7 sub-schemas included description definition language, visual, audio, and W3C 1998 XML Namespace.
com <xbrl namespaces for XBRL,XML Schema All XBRL facts are contained Instance, and US GAAP taxonomy go here> inside an <xbrl> tag, and it's a good practice to use this tag to hold the necessary XML namespace declarations.
An XML namespace is a way of saying whose dictionary you are using for a given element, allowing us to mix them freely.
And by using XML namespaces, each company can add its own custom data without fear of creating naming conflicts with its business partners.
The working group will focus on enhancing the OEBPS specification based on developments in the underlying W3C family of standards including XML namespaces, XHTML, and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets).
The author discusses XHTML, XML namespaces, DTDs, XSLT, XPath, the document object model (DOM), RSS, web services, databases, and manipulating XML with JavaScript and PHP.
An additional major metadata development has been the employment of W3C's XML Schemas and XML Namespaces to combine metadata elements from different domains/namespaces into "application profiles" or metadata schemas that have been optimized for a particular application.
1 offers a new and enhanced functions adhering to XML standards such as XML Schema, XML namespaces, XML Signatures and XQuery.
XML namespaces leverage tags created from other developers even if they have the same name.