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Re: feedback on use cases and requirements

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 22 Aug 2009 17:37:45 +1000
Message-ID: <2c0e02830908220037jac80ce2l90a143b3b3483a44@mail.gmail.com>
To: Jack Jansen <Jack.Jansen@cwi.nl>
Cc: RaphaŽl Troncy <Raphael.Troncy@cwi.nl>, Media Fragment <public-media-fragment@w3.org>
2009/8/22 Jack Jansen <Jack.Jansen@cwi.nl>:
> On 21 aug 2009, at 12:10, Silvia Pfeiffer wrote:
>>>> I just checked HTML5 and they have done their own variant of the ISO
>>>> 8601 format, see
>>>> http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#dates-and-times
> [...]
>> Has SMIL got a good EBNF spec of this? If not, I can make it up. :-)
> Reasonable (at least a *lot* more reasonable than HTML5, I think). See
> <http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/REC-SMIL3-20081201/smil-timing.html#Timing-WallclockSyncValueSyntax>.

Ah, excellent. Thanks. I'm happy to adapt the one I used to this
unless there are objections.

BTW: I think HTML5 does not believe in ABNF. They also do not believe
in DTD or XML schema specifications. They just want text. I think
that's unfortunate, but that's just me. :-)

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