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Re: Core Attributes, id and xml:id

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 25 Aug 2006 09:56:36 +0200
Message-ID: <484933110.20060825095636@w3.org>
To: "Glenn A. Adams" <gadams@xfsi.com>
Cc: public-tt@w3.org

On Thursday, July 27, 2006, 5:07:05 PM, Glenn wrote:

GAA> Chris,

GAA> Thanks for your comment. The TT WG has reviewed this comment has agreed
GAA> upon the following response:

GAA> Accepted. id will be replaced with xml:id.

Thank you. This response is satisfactory to me. I am sure the XML Core WG will be happy with this response also.

GAA> Regards,
GAA> Glenn

GAA> -----Original Message-----
GAA> From: public-tt-request@w3.org [mailto:public-tt-request@w3.org] On
GAA> Behalf Of Chris Lilley
GAA> Sent: Friday, June 02, 2006 11:50 PM
GAA> To: public-tt@w3.org
GAA> Subject: Core Attributes, id and xml:id


GAA> Hello public-tt,

GAA> http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-ttaf1-dfxp-20060427/

GAA> lists the Core Attributes as id, xml:lang, xml:space

GAA> Given the difficulty of determining that an id is of type ID in the
GAA> absence of a DTD or Schema, and given that external DTD subsets are
GAA> optional in XML 1.0 and 1.1, and given that xml:id is intended precisely
GAA> to provide an unambiguous ID attribute, could you please explain why the
GAA> Core Attributes are not

GAA> xml:id, xml:lang, xml:space ?


GAA> http://www.w3.org/TR/2005/REC-xml-id-20050909/
GAA> xml:id Version 1.0
GAA> W3C Recommendation 9 September 2005






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 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Interaction Domain Leader
 Co-Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead
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