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Re: Incorrect type definitions for xforms:dayTimeDuration and xforms:yearMonthDuration

From: Erik Bruchez <ebruchez@orbeon.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Nov 2008 23:27:45 -0800
Message-Id: <087D7380-5BFA-401C-82D9-3FDE80F95B90@orbeon.com>
To: Forms WG <public-forms@w3.org>

Amazing that it's been almost a year since this issue was reported.  
Apologies for not checking the editor's draft.

To be fair, I am reporting this because I was implementing the email  
and card-number types, and therefore progressing in the implementation  
of XForms 1.1!

-Erik

On Nov 19, 2008, at 10:46 PM, John Boyer wrote:

>
> This is the point where I get to complain as working group chair  
> that we as a team are not doing a good enough job of producing  
> implementation reports that will advance XForms 1.1 CR through to  
> full Recommendation.
>
> How does this relate to the errors reported, you ask?  Well, the  
> problem is that this has already been fixed in the editor's draft,  
> and it has been fixed for so long [1] that it is becoming hard to  
> remember these things are fixed.
>
> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-forms-editor/2007Dec/0003.html
>
> With apologies for using this issue as a platform... It's been too  
> long.  We *really* need the members of this group to devote more  
> time to reporting their results so that we can advance the work we  
> are all deploying to the field to W3C Recommendation.  We can't keep  
> living on the editor's draft because most people, including working  
> group members, are going to the published spec.
>
> John M. Boyer, Ph.D.
> STSM, Interactive Documents and Web 2.0 Applications
> Chair, W3C Forms Working Group
> Workplace, Portal and Collaboration Software
> IBM Victoria Software Lab
> E-Mail: boyerj@ca.ibm.com
>
> Blog: http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/blogs/page/JohnBoyer
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>
>
>
> From:
> Erik Bruchez <ebruchez@orbeon.com>
> To:
> Forms WG <public-forms@w3.org>
> Date:
> 11/19/2008 09:30 PM
> Subject:
> Incorrect type definitions for xforms:dayTimeDuration and  
> xforms:yearMonthDuration
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>
> Both type definitions say name="email", which is obviously wrong:
>
> http://www.w3.org/TR/xforms11/#dt-dayTimeDuration
> http://www.w3.org/TR/xforms11/#dt-yearMonthDuration
>
> -Erik
>
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