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Re: Fw: Confusion on datatypes with empty content (PR#22)

From: Steven Pemberton <xforms-issues@mn.aptest.com>
Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2007 15:17:01 -0500
Message-Id: <200706142017.l5EKH10i026295@htmlwg.mn.aptest.com>
To: gfsteven@us.ibm.com
CC: www-forms-editor@w3.org

Many thanks for this comment. We agree that it was confusing.

We have reworded this to make it clear that all the datatypes allow empty.

Best wishes,

Steven Pemberton
For the Forms WG

> While reading through the XForms 1.1 specification I became confused by the
> language describing datatypes which allow empty content in section 5.2.7.
> The second paragraph of the description seems to contradict the first
> paragraph.  While the first paragraph says "The following XForms datatypes
> are defined to allow either empty content or the content allowed by the
> corresponding XML schema datatype" the second paragraph says "The indicated
> XForms datatypes do not allow empty string content and some others already
> accepted empty string data".
Received on Thursday, 14 June 2007 20:20:57 GMT

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