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Re: xml:id

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 03 Jan 2008 23:23:40 +0100
To: "Timur Mehrvarz" <timur.mehrvarz@web.de>, public-cdf@w3.org
Cc: "Eric Seidel" <eric@webkit.org>
Message-ID: <op.t4dkhqyb64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Thu, 03 Jan 2008 20:35:21 +0100, Timur Mehrvarz <timur.mehrvarz@web.de>  
> I'm forwarding this message I received from Eric Seidel a few days back.  
> Their decision makes me a uncomfortable. People can use xml:id in their  
> XHTML+SVG content and be compliant with one browser, currently. Or they  
> can use id without xml: and be compliant with 3 browsers. But not with  
> the SVG Tiny 1.2 spec. Or am I missing something?

I very much concur with the WebKit team that SVG should not replace id="",  
which already works, with xml:id="". (Despite the fact that we implemented  
xml:id support of some sorts.)

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Thursday, 3 January 2008 22:21:16 UTC

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