[Mono-list] XmlNamespaceManager.LookupPrefix

James F. Bellinger zer@neo.rr.com
Thu, 16 Jan 2003 21:47:09 -0500

System.Xml is part of the ECMA standard, yes? In this case shouldn't a
documentation discrepancy indicate Microsoft needing to fix things, as
otherwise they'd be breaking the "standard"? :)

-----Original Message-----
From: mono-list-admin@ximian.com [mailto:mono-list-admin@ximian.com] On
Behalf Of Nick Drochak
Sent: Thursday, January 16, 2003 9:09 PM
To: ginga(A.E.); mono-list
Subject: RE: [Mono-list] XmlNamespaceManager.LookupPrefix

| I noticed that mono's XmlNamespaceManager.LookupPrefix method is
| implemented as MS describes in their documentation:
| <blockquote>
|   Return Value
|     The matching prefix. If there is no mapped prefix, the method
|     returns String.Empty. If a null value is supplied then a null
|     reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) is returned.
| </blockquote>
| But I simply tried below with MS.NET, then LookupPrefix returned null:

We should implement the same behavior as MS.NET.  Send an email to MS
the link on the documentation page about the discrepency.  They really

Nick D.

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