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Re: Lack Of Definition Of A Valid Ratio (part of detailed review of common microsyntaxes)

From: Smylers <Smylers@stripey.com>
Date: Fri, 13 Jul 2007 19:06:43 +0100
To: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <20070713180642.GA5621@stripey.com>

Ian Hickson writes:

> Quoting from the spec for <meter>:
> # The recommended way of giving the value is to include it as contents
> # of the element, either as two numbers (the higher number represents
> # the maximum, the other number the current value)
> It's all valid ... but it might not do what you want it to if you
> don't use a valid denominator punctuation character or two numbers in
> the right order.

What do you mean by "the right order"?  Since it's the always the higher
number which will be the maximum surely it doesn't matter which order
they are in?

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