This module offers a simple way to process namespaced XML names (unames) from within any application that may need them. It also helps maintain a prefix to namespace URI map, and provides a number of basic checks.
The model for this module is SAX2's NamespaceSupport class, readable at
It adds a few perlisations where we thought it appropriate, and supports the Namespaces in the XML 1.1 specification.
-- Robin Berjon email@example.com