W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-i18n-its@w3.org > January to March 2006

Re: [Bug 3062] Need to write examples in the spec as valid XML

From: Sebastian Rahtz <Sebastian.Rahtz@oucs.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Fri, 31 Mar 2006 14:08:29 +0100
Message-ID: <442D29CD.1040305@oucs.ox.ac.uk>
To: Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>
CC: public-i18n-its@w3.org

Felix Sasaki wrote:

> How about a survey in the group - hands up:
> 1 Who would use the schemas "as is"?
> 2 Who would create his own ITS schema and use it every time he
> integrates ITS into a new or existing schema?
> 3 Who would create a new ITS schema each time he combines ITS with a new
> or existing schema?

4) who would ignore validation and just put the markup in anyway?
5) who would take the schema fragments, hack by them by
 hand into my own schema, changing as needed, and ignore the
 notes on conformance?

I'n either 1) and 4), I wouldn't consider 2) or 3) at all.
Most people I see in the TEI world would do 5).

Sebastian Rahtz

*Open Source and Sustainability*
10-12 April 2006, Oxford

Information Manager, Oxford University Computing Services
13 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6NN. Phone +44 1865 283431

OSS Watch: JISC Open Source Advisory Service
Received on Friday, 31 March 2006 13:08:40 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 17 January 2020 16:04:09 UTC