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Re: v0.6.6 Release? (was: 0.6.6 bug roundup)

From: Terje Bless <link@pobox.com>
Date: Wed, 19 May 2004 09:18:12 +0200
To: QA Dev <public-qa-dev@w3.org>
Message-ID: <b02010203-1033-B11CBF9CA96411D8B4B40030657B83E8@[193.157.66.23]>

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Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com> wrote:

>On Tue, 18 May 2004, Ville Skyttä wrote:
>
>>My .02?: remove the catalog fallback in 0.6.6, try to find a
>>non-disruptive way to re-enable the functionality for 0.7.0.
>
>So long as the headline message tells the user their document "is/isn't
>valid foo", I'd strongly agree that we can't allow foo to take a default
>value.
>
>If the headline changes to "pass|fail validation as foo", we're no
>longer telling a lie when the document isn't actually foo.

Hmmm. That might make sense in general too. But note that the difference is
slight, and probably won't make much difference in practice; my guess is that
it'll be far too subtle a distinction for the users (who lack the context).

Opinions? Ville?



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