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Re: ACTION-292 - check global rules for LQI

From: Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 13 Nov 2012 18:25:18 +0100
Message-ID: <CAL58czos-2Ox9zsnO_FBepzqSP7Am9nnksL6y10e+5N3+_jm0g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Yves Savourel <ysavourel@enlaso.com>
Cc: public-multilingualweb-lt@w3.org
Hi Yves, all,

just a clarification question: do you see a use case to add quality issue
information to attributes? That was an argument for the global rules
before. If not that's fine, just asking. If the answer is yes, we'd need an
example to demonstrate that.



2012/11/13 Yves Savourel <ysavourel@enlaso.com>

> Hi all,
> I had the action item to check the examples for global notation for
> Localization Quality issue:
> -- Example
> http://www.w3.org/International/multilingualweb/lt/drafts/its20/examples/xml/EX-locQualityIssue-global-1.xml
> I think this is not the best way to annotate a content, especially since
> there is the possibility to use standoff markup.
> The example is technically valid, but IMO does not show a best practice.
> -- Example:
> http://www.w3.org/International/multilingualweb/lt/drafts/its20/examples/xml/EX-locQualityIssue-global-2.xml
> This eemonstrates the use of pointers. The example is technically fine.
> However, except for locQualityIssuesRefPointer (not illustrated here), I
> doubt there are many formats that would have the exact same semantics for
> the different localization quality issue information.
> Consequently, I'm not sure this notation will be used often.
> -- Example :
> http://www.w3.org/International/multilingualweb/lt/drafts/its20/examples/html5/EX-locQualityIssue-html5-global.html
> and
> http://www.w3.org/International/multilingualweb/lt/drafts/its20/examples/html5/EX-locQualityIssueRule-html5-global.xml
> Like for the first example, I think with the availability of the standoff
> markup there is not real need to use a global rule to annotate a content,
> even in HTML5. This notation could be replaced by a
> its-loc-quality-issues-ref pointing to a standoff element.
> === Conclusion:
> The Localization Quality issue data category should have a global rule.
> But that rule could be reduced to something a lot simpler:
> - A required selector attribute. It contains an absolute selector which
> selects the nodes to which this rule applies.
> - A required locQualityIssuesRefPointer attribute. It contains a relative
> selector pointing to a node with a value that is an IRI pointing to the
> locQualityIssues element containing the list of issues related to the
> selected content.
> cheers,
> -yves

Felix Sasaki
DFKI / W3C Fellow
Received on Tuesday, 13 November 2012 17:25:52 UTC

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