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Re: XInclude 1.1 issue

From: John Cowan <cowan@mercury.ccil.org>
Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2014 07:45:10 -0400
To: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Cc: public-xml-core-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <20140912114510.GC14385@mercury.ccil.org>
Norman Walsh scripsit:

> I think, alas, that we need special rules form xml:base. Maybe the
> simplest thing to do is to say that xml:base and xml:lang aren't
> copied because there are separate controls for them.
> 
> Another option is to say that if xml:base is copied, the absolute
> base URI is used as the attribute's value.

I think the latter is better.  No special treatment is needed for xml:lang,
because the meaning of its value is absolute and does not depend on the
previous value.

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John Cowan          http://www.ccil.org/~cowan        cowan@ccil.org
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