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ABL Reference
Handle Attributes and Methods Reference : NAMESPACE-PREFIX attribute


This attribute returns or sets the qualified part of a namespace-aware XML node name (that is, the prefix before the colon character). The prefix is used to identify elements that belong to the namespace associated with the prefix (as set by the NAMESPACE-URI attribute). For nodes created with the CREATE-NODE( ) method, or nodes of any type other than ELEMENT or ATTRIBUTE, this attribute returns the Unknown value (?).
Data type: CHARACTER
Access: Readable/Writeable
Applies to: Buffer object handle, ProDataSet object handle, Temp-table object handle, X-document object handle, X-noderef object handle
This attribute is read-only for the X-document object handle.