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Re: ISSUE-2225 (convolve-order-optional): Is "order" attribute of feConvolveMatrix required or not? [SVG Full 1.1]

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2009 22:40:30 +0100
Message-ID: <423036945.20090215224030@w3.org>
To: SVG Working Group Issue Tracker <sysbot+tracker@w3.org>
CC: public-svg-wg@w3.org
On Saturday, February 14, 2009, 9:58:28 PM, SVG wrote:

SWGIT> ISSUE-2225 (convolve-order-optional): Is "order" attribute of
SWGIT> feConvolveMatrix required or not? [SVG Full 1.1]

SWGIT> http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/WG/track/issues/2225

SWGIT> Raised by: Cameron McCormack
SWGIT> On product: SVG Full 1.1

SWGIT> [[[
SWGIT> http://www.w3.org/TR/SVG/filters.html#feConvolveMatrix says

SWGIT>  order %NumberOptionalNumber.datatype #REQUIRED

SWGIT> But it also says

>> If the attribute is not specified, the effect is as if a value of "3"
>> were specified.

Thus, it is not required. The DTD and the prose conflict. However, the prose has a higher weight than the DTD.

SWGIT> Is it required or not? Currently Gecko treats it as required.
SWGIT> ]]]
SWGIT> -- roc in
SWGIT> http://www.w3.org/mid/11e306600802111702y20ef6f9cy780ccf1a047a4f53@mail.gmail.com







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 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Technical Director, Interaction Domain
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead
 Co-Chair, W3C Hypertext CG
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