lohrda at jmu.edu
Tue Jan 26 17:33:15 UTC 2021
Thanks so much. If I understood all of that I'd be a genius. More over
if I understood why previous admins did what they did I would be a Genius.
On 1/26/21 12:12 PM, Cantor, Scott wrote:
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> On 1/26/21, 12:04 PM, "users on behalf of Nate Klingenstein" <users-bounces at shibboleth.net on behalf of ndk at signet.id> wrote:
>> Those are XML prefixes, which are mapped to XML namespaces in elements. The use of prefixes was discontinued
>> because they were largely superfluous and confusing, and in all modern versions of the software, you can use "Simple"
>> without an XML namespace qualifier.
> That's a bit of a simplification. You MUST understand XML, namespaces, and namespace prefixes to run the IdP period. That is the price of admission.
> What changed is that some of the older schemas and namespaces were combined and collapsed to enable wider/near-universal use of a single XML namespace bound to the default namespace of the document so that prefixes are no longer needed when no additional namespaces are used, but that itself is not universal either. There are still other namespaces that come into play in some of the configurations and certainly in Spring files.
> -- Scott
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