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Re: removal of Media Type Registration chapter

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 21 May 2012 16:17:05 +0200
Message-ID: <1988403814.20120521161705@w3.org>
To: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
CC: "public-svg-wg >> SVG WG" <public-svg-wg@w3.org>
On Thursday, May 17, 2012, 8:18:19 AM, Cameron wrote:

CM> Hi Chris,

CM> Since image/svg+xml is now actually registered, does this mean we can 
CM> remove the appendix from SVG 2?  Or do we need to keep it and update it
CM> so that it can point to itself (i.e. SVG 2) rather than SVG 1.1?

Since we are keeping backwards compatibility (the existing registration works for SVG 1.0, 1.1, 1.2T) I think we can just remove it.

We would only need it if we were registering a new, SVG2-only type (which would be a very bad idea).

 Chris Lilley   Technical Director, Interaction Domain                 
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead, Fonts Activity Lead
 Co-Chair, W3C Hypertext CG
 Member, CSS, WebFonts, SVG Working Groups
Received on Monday, 21 May 2012 14:17:53 UTC

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