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encoding/xml: add whitespace normalization from spec #20614

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santhosh-tekuri opened this issue Jun 8, 2017 · 12 comments
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encoding/xml: add whitespace normalization from spec #20614

santhosh-tekuri opened this issue Jun 8, 2017 · 12 comments
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What version of Go are you using (go version)?

go version go1.8.3 darwin/amd64

What operating system and processor architecture are you using (go env)?

darwin/amd64

What did you do?

for attribute values, all whitespace characters (#x20, #xD, #xA, #x9), should be normalized to a space character (see https://www.w3.org/TR/REC-xml/#AVNormalize)

go program used to test: (https://play.golang.org/p/mCRrxvyh25)

package main

import (
	"encoding/xml"
	"fmt"
	"strings"
)

func main() {
	decoder := xml.NewDecoder(strings.NewReader(`<a p1="v1

v1"/>`))
	t, _ := decoder.Token()
	if e, ok := t.(xml.StartElement); ok {
		fmt.Printf("%q", e.Attr[0].Value)
	}
}

What did you expect to see?

"v1  v1"

What did you see instead?

"v1\n\nv1"

Tested the same with xmllint program:

$ cat test.xml
<x p1="v1

v2"/>
$ xmllint test.xml
<?xml version="1.0"?>
<x p1="v1  v2"/>
@bradfitz bradfitz added the NeedsDecision Feedback is required from experts, contributors, and/or the community before a change can be made. label Jun 8, 2017
@bradfitz bradfitz added this to the Go1.10 milestone Jun 8, 2017
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bradfitz commented Jun 8, 2017

/cc @rsc for XML.

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rsc commented Jun 14, 2017

The spec seems very clear that this is required, and we're not doing it. Seems OK to do. Note the oddity that

<x a="
v">
<x a="&#x0Av">

are not equivalent. The literal newline turns into a space but the escaped newline remains a newline.

It also looks like we are not handling end-of-line \r correctly (https://www.w3.org/TR/REC-xml/#sec-line-ends).

CLs welcome for Go 1.10 (but please keep it simple).

@rsc rsc added NeedsFix The path to resolution is known, but the work has not been done. and removed NeedsDecision Feedback is required from experts, contributors, and/or the community before a change can be made. labels Jun 14, 2017
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could I try this?

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Go for it.

@rsc rsc changed the title encoding/xml: whitespace characters in attribute value should be normalized to a space character encoding/xml: implement spec rules for whitespace normalization Jun 15, 2017
@rsc rsc changed the title encoding/xml: implement spec rules for whitespace normalization encoding/xml: add whitespace normalization from spec Jun 15, 2017
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I am trying to verify my diff.
I found that with xmllint, they are not dealing with leading and trailing space (#x20).
Example is

<x p1=" v1

\nv2

" p2=" v2 v1 "/>

The result with
xmllint test2.xml
is
<?xml version="1.0"?> <x p1=" v1 \nv2 " p2=" v2 v1 "/>

Do I misunderstand the spec?

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rsc commented Jun 21, 2017

The spec says:

If the attribute type is not CDATA, then the XML processor must further process the normalized attribute value by discarding any leading and trailing space (#x20) characters, and by replacing sequences of space (#x20) characters by a single space (#x20) character.

But for our purposes the attribute type is always CDATA, since we don't parse the related entity declarations. So that sentence does not apply.

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CL https://golang.org/cl/46433 mentions this issue.

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ghost commented Jul 20, 2017

Hi I've been looking at this issue and the patch that has been submitted ( https://go-review.googlesource.com/c/46433/ ) and there is a problem. The patch is modifying the text function of xml.go, this function is called both for character data nodes and for attribute values. The problem is that the normalization for character data and attribute values is different and the patch is applying the attribute value normalization to character data.

This is an error, since for character data the spec states (https://www.w3.org/TR/REC-xml/#sec-white-space):

"In editing XML documents, it is often convenient to use "white space" (spaces, tabs, and blank lines) to set apart the markup for greater readability. Such white space is typically not intended for inclusion in the delivered version of the document. On the other hand, "significant" white space that should be preserved in the delivered version is common, for example in poetry and source code.

An XML processor MUST always pass all characters in a document that are not markup through to the application..."

The only normalization that must be done on Character Data nodes is the end of line handling:

https://www.w3.org/TR/REC-xml/#sec-line-ends

On the other hand for attribute values both the end of line handling and the attribute value normalization (https://www.w3.org/TR/REC-xml/#AVNormalize) must be done.

But applying the attribute values normalization to text nodes is incorrect and will create all kinds of problems on client applications. This is evident by the changes that the patch does to tests, for example the atom feed test here: https://go-review.googlesource.com/c/46433/4/src/encoding/xml/read_test.go#b119

Anyhow, I have read the spec and the code extensively, I think I know how to fix both issues (end of line on both character data and attribute values and attribute value normalization on attribute values) simply and fast, so if this is still open I would love to give it a try.

@rsc rsc modified the milestones: Go1.10, Go1.11 Nov 22, 2017
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can I try this ?

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Change https://golang.org/cl/104655 mentions this issue: encoding/xml : fix normalization of attributes values

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iwdgo commented Apr 4, 2018

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list, error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder. Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior of unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML specification. Testing has been extended.

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Change https://golang.org/cl/109855 mentions this issue: encoding/xml : Fixes to enforce XML namespace standard

ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue Oct 12, 2021
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue Oct 12, 2021
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue Oct 14, 2021
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue Oct 14, 2021
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue Apr 28, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 1, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 1, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 1, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 1, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 1, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 1, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 1, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 1, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 1, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 1, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 1, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 1, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 1, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces

encoding/xml: fix typo in test
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 3, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces

encoding/xml: fix typo in test
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 5, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces

encoding/xml: fix typo in test
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 9, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces

encoding/xml: fix typo in test
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 15, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces

encoding/xml: fix typo in test
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue May 21, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces

encoding/xml: fix typo in test
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue Jun 1, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for golang#43168

I’m not sure what the right fix is for this. Malformed namespaces
(leading or trailing colons, more than 1 colon) should result in an error.

encoding/xml: allow callers to specify namespace prefix

A preferred namespace prefix can now be specified by setting the local
name space to "prefix:space".

In a struct tag:

struct Message {
    XMLName struct{} `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:message"`
    Value string `xml:"urn:ietf:foo foo:value"`
}

encoding/xml: use tag prefixes if previously defined

Instead of having redundant xmlns= attrs.

encoding/xml: rename (*printer).popPrefix to popPrefixes

since it pops 1 or more prefixes

encoding/xml: rename printer struct fields

To reflect the fact that prefixes apply to tag names, not just attrs.

encoding/xml: url->uri; reorg comments

encoding/xml: fix comments

encoding/xml: elide redundant xmlns= attrs for default namespace (no prefix)

encoding/xml: move namespace prefix tests

encoding/xml: handle namespace prefixes at the root element

encoding/xml: handle namespaced prefixed attr names

encoding/xml: split out prefixes during reflection, not parsing

encoding/xml: rename tagName to xmlTag; document it

encoding/xml: separate printing xmlns:prefix= attr from creating prefix

encoding/xml: clean up comments

encoding/xml: don’t use xmlTag in attr serialization

encoding/xml: test nested prefixed namespaced tags

encoding/xml: add test for prefixed XML tags without xmlns

encoding/xml: update doc comments

encoding/xml: update comments

encoding/xml: preemptively declare and record all namespace prefixes

Immediate children of XML tags that share a namespace and prefix will now
have that namespace prefix declared on the parent tag.

Explicitly declared namespace prefixes via xmlns:prefix="uri" attributes
will now have their values recorded and reused for marshalling child tags.

This commit reorganizes how namespace prefixes are recorded and detected,
along with how start tags are recorded via a slice of element structs.

Some tests are changed, because the value of the marshalled XML has changed,
but the resulting XML should be equivalent (and correct).

encoding/xml: restore tests with xmlns:prefix= attrs to existing behavior

Use xmlnsURL instead of xmlnsPrefix to specify namespace prefixes.

encoding/xml: prefer unprefixed names where possible

encoding/xml: add EncodeToken tests for explicit prefixes

encoding/xml: add test cases for prefixed local names

encoding/xml: revert change in 8f143f5277; do not preemptively declare XML namespaces

encoding/xml: fix typo in test
ydnar added a commit to ydnar/go that referenced this issue Jul 7, 2023
All issues of golang#13400 which are not new functionalities have fixes.
There are minor incompatibilities between them due to the handling of
prefixes. Duplicating a prefix or an namespace is invalid XML.
This is now avoided. XML produced is always valid.

Tests have been added for each fix and example and previous tests
fixed as output is already more compact is some cases.

encoding/xml: fix duplication of namespace tags by encoder (golang#7535)

A tag prefix identifies the name space of the tag and not the default name
space like xmlns="...". Writing the prefix is incorrect when it is bound
to a name space using the standard xmlns:prefix="..." attribute.
This fix skips this print.

Consequences are
 - duplication is avoided in line with name space standard in reference.
 - the _xmlns declaration does not appear anymore. To keep the previous
behaviour, the prefix is printed in all other cases. Token now always
produces well-formed XML except when the explicit name space collides
with the prefix.

Made prefix handling "xmlns="space" xmlns:_xmlns="xmlns" _..." has
be removed in all wants of tests. In some cases, useless declarations like
xmlns:x="x" are still added in line with previous behavior.

encoding/xml: fix unexpected behavior of encoder.Indent("", "") (golang#13185, golang#11431)

MarshalIndent and Marshal share code. When prefix and indent are
empty, the behavior is like Marshal when it should have a minimal
indent, i.e. new line as in documentation.

A boolean is added to the local printer struct which defaults to false.
It is set to true only when MarshalIndent is used and prefix and indent
are empty.

encoding/xml: fix overriding by empty namespace (golang#7113)

The namespace defined by xmlns="value" can be overridden in
every included tag including by the empty namespace xmlns="".
Empty namespace is not authorized with a prefix (xmlns:ns="").

Method to calculate indent of XML handles depth of tag and
its associated namespace. The fix leaves the method active even
when no indent is required.

An XMLName field in a struct means that namespace must be
enforced even if empty. This occurs only on an inner tag as an
overwrite of any non-empty namespace of its outer tag.

To obtain the xmlns="" required, an attribute is added.

encoding/xml: fix panic on embedded unexported XMLName (golang#10538)

By laws of reflection, unexported fields are unreachable by .Value.
XMLName are allowed at any level of an inner struct but the struct
may not be reachable. If XMLName field is found without name,
it cannot be exported and the value is discarded like other fields.
Some comments have been to underline where the issue arises.
Another XMLName test was incorrectly set up and is fixed.
Various cases added in a specific test.

encoding/xml: fix panic of unmarshaling of anonymous structs (golang#16497)

Encoding/xml is using type "typinfo" which provides its own "value" method
using the reflection package. It fails to check for the documented possible
panics of the reflection methods. It is impossible to fix the method as the
parameter is also using reflection.

The fix is to discard anonymous structs which have no value anyway.
Encoder/xml documentation already mentions that fields are accessed using
the reflection package. A relevant test is added.

encoding/xml: fix closing tag failure (golang#20685)

Push/pop of elements name must be done using the eventual prefix together
with the tag name. The operation is moved before the translation of prefix
into its URI. One end element of a test is fixed as expecting the last used
namespace is incorrect.
After closing a tag using a namespace, the valid namespace must be taken
from the opening tag.

encoding/xml: add check of namespaces to detect field names conflicts (golang#8535, golang#11724)

Comparing namespaces of fields was missing and false conflicts were detected.

encoding/xml: fix invalid empty namespace without prefix (golang#8068)

Empty namespace is allowed only if it has no prefix. An error message is now
returned if a prefix exists. A similar case when no prefix is provided,
thus with syntax xmlns:="..." is also rejected.

encoding/xml: fix normalization of attributes values (golang#20614)

The attribute value was read as text. The existing attribute reader logic is
fixed as an attribute may have a namespace or only a prefix. Other
possibilities have been removed.

To keep the behavior of raw token which allows many faults in attributes list,
error handling is heavily using the Strict parameter of the decoder.
Specific tests have been added including list of attributes.

To keep the behavior or unmarshal, escaped characters handling has been
added but it is not symmetrical to Marshal for quotes but follows XML
specification.

encoding/xml: fix absence of detection of another : in qualified names (golang#20396)

The occurrence of second : in space and tag name is rejected.

Fixes: golang#7113, golang#7535, golang#8068, golang#8535, golang#10538, golang#11431, golang#13185, golang#16497, golang#20396, golang#20614, golang#20685

Change-Id: Ib4a60347a47d23ff59b63307cebb83b71c7c9165

Commit originally authored by: Constantin Konstantinidis <constantinkonstantinidis@gmail.com>

encoding/xml: fix printing of namespace prefix in tag names

Prefix displays in XML when defined in tag names.
The URL of the name space is also returned for an End Token as
documentation requires to improve idempotency of Marshal/Unmarshal.

Translating the prefix is popping the NS which was unavailable
for translation. Translate for an End Token has been moved inside
the pop element part.

Fixes golang#9519

Change-Id: Id7a14d07c106a76a487b5c4e28d9d563fe061c60

encoding/xml: restore changes lost in merge

See golang#43168.

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: minimalIndent -> minIndent to shrink diff

encoding/xml: gofmt

encoding/xml: revert changes to (*Decoder).attrval from master

encoding/xml: restore (*printer).writeIndent to master

encoding/xml: remove comments that don’t change functionality of tests

encoding/xml: use t.Errorf instead of fmt.Errorf

encoding/xml: fix test case for golang#11496

encoding/xml: revert unrelated change in (*Decoder).readName

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: remove comments

encoding/xml: edit comments

encoding/xml: add test to ensure '@' is legal in an attr val

encoding/xml: improve test error quoting for readability

encoding/xml: (*Decoder).nsname now strictly parses namespaces

encoding/xml: disable 3/4 tests for