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Re: I18n comment: prefix binding mechanism

From: Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 15 Mar 2006 21:43:58 +0900
Message-ID: <44180C0E.60109@w3.org>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: ishida@w3.org, Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, www-style@w3.org, public-i18n-core@w3.org
Ian Hickson wrote:
> On Wed, 1 Feb 2006, Felix Sasaki wrote:
>>>> Why is it not possible to formulate s.t. like "If selectors are used 
>>>> in a language which incooperates the namespace mechanisms, the 
>>>> following binding rules apply: ..."?
>>> Because the rules might vary.
>>> If this does not satisfy you, please let us know.
>> The i18n core working group is not satisfied with your reply. We see a 
>> problem with definition of conformance. Please define conformance with 
>> respect to the binding mechanism.  This is different from prescribing it 
>> to all implementations.
> I'm not sure I understand. Could you expand on what you mean by 
> "conformance with respect to the binding mechanism"?
Please have a look at the proposal from David, see
. I would be satisfied with this.

- Felix

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