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Re: Progress event spec

From: Jean-Claude Dufourd <jcdufourd@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 05 Feb 2007 11:14:16 +0100
Message-ID: <45C70378.4040408@streamezzo.com>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
CC: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, Web API public <public-webapi@w3.org>
Well, whatever you think, it is normative text. And it does not say 
anything about error.
JC

Ian Hickson wrote:
> On Fri, 2 Feb 2007, Jean-Claude Dufourd wrote:
>   
>> JCD: From SVGT12 CR:
>> http://www.w3.org/TR/SVGMobile12/multimedia.html#VideoElement
>> xlink:href = "<XMLRI>
>> <http://www.w3.org/TR/SVGMobile12/types.html#DataTypeXMLRI>"
>>    An IRI reference
>> <http://www.w3.org/TR/SVGMobile12/linking.html#IRIReference>. *An empty
>> attribute value (xlink:href="") disables rendering of the element*...
>>     
>
> That's not a normative conformance criteria, it's a statement of fact. It 
> is indeed true, because, as Bjoern pointed out, the element is invalid and 
> thus ignored. But that doesn't mean it's not invalid -- that statement is 
> in fact empty (from a spec point of view) and could be removed without 
> changing either the meaning of the specification or the conformance of any 
> implementation or document.
>
>   


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