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Re: xml:id

From: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 03 Jan 2008 18:19:34 -0500
Message-ID: <477D6D86.2070307@w3.org>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: Timur Mehrvarz <timur.mehrvarz@web.de>, public-cdf@w3.org, Eric Seidel <eric@webkit.org>

Hi, Anne-

Anne van Kesteren wrote (on 1/3/08 5:23 PM):
> On Thu, 03 Jan 2008 20:35:21 +0100, Timur Mehrvarz 
> <timur.mehrvarz@web.de> wrote:
>> 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.)

Are you speaking for yourself or Opera?  You seem to imply you're 
speaking for Opera by your use of "we".

Thanks for the clarification.

-Doug Schepers
W3C Staff Contact, SVG, CDF, and WebAPI
Received on Thursday, 3 January 2008 23:19:37 UTC

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