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Re: Transition Request: (2nd) PER Request for XML Base Second Edition

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 17 Mar 2008 15:28:48 +0100
Message-ID: <1574366570.20080317152848@w3.org>
To: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>
Cc: Martin Duerst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>, "Grosso, Paul" <pgrosso@ptc.com>, <timbl@w3.org>, <steve@w3.org>, <public-xml-core-wg@w3.org>, <webreq@w3.org>, <chairs@w3.org>, <w3t-comm@w3.org>, <michelsu@microsoft.com>

On Monday, March 17, 2008, 3:01:15 PM, John wrote:

JC> Chris Lilley scripsit:

>> How come XML Base needs [a reference to LEIRIs]?

JC> Because that's the way the XML Core WG (or some predecessor) wrote the
JC> definition, back when nobody knew exactly what the rules for IRIs were
JC> going to be.  The same with XLink and the others.

Well, thats a far cry from what Martin said. Since the primary places SVG, for instance, uses IRIs is XLink (15 or so elements are XLink simple links) and the other places are XML Base and ... erm, can't think of any others, that means they are **all** LEIRI.

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Interaction Domain Leader
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead
 Co-Chair, W3C Hypertext CG
Received on Monday, 17 March 2008 14:29:29 UTC

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