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Re: [XBL] XBL 2.0 Expected context, Expected children

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 5 Oct 2006 23:41:15 +0000 (UTC)
To: karl@w3.org
Cc: public-appformats@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0610052330100.19875@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Thu, 5 Oct 2006 karl@w3.org wrote:
>
># When an XBL element is found inside an element other than that listed 
># as its "Expected context", it is in error.
>
> 1. Please define an "expected context" and "expected children" in 
> Terminology. 

I don't understand what the definition would be. The reader will 
immediately see what is being referred to as soon as they look at the next 
section, since the headings are highlighted and everything. However, in an 
attempt to resolve this, I've slightly changed the sentence you quoted 
above to work around this.


> 2. It seems to be important enough to the specification. Please, define 
> a schema (any kind) that gives a programmatic way of checking the 
> expected context or expected children.

I am not aware of any language that is expressive enough to unambiguously 
and fully describe the syntactical requirements of XBL2.


Please let me know if this does not satisfy your request.

Cheers,
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