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Re: XHTML Modularization 1.1: errors in XML schema drivers for XHTML Basic 1.1 and XHTML 1.1

From: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Date: Thu, 06 Jul 2006 08:23:11 -0500
Message-ID: <44AD0EBF.4080206@aptest.com>
To: alexandre@alapetite.net
CC: www-html-editor@w3.org

Just to follow up on my last mail:  I know that those driver files are 
included in the distribution.  That is an error.  The are NOT supposed 
to be there.  I am submitting a last call comment about that right now 
so they are removed.

Sorry for the confusion. 

Alexandre Alapetite wrote:
> Dear HTML editors,
> Some errors in the XML Schema drivers for XHTML Basic and XHTML 1.1 have been reported on www-html-editor@w3.org and
> www-html@w3.org for a long time.
>
> Those two drivers have just been updated in the current "XHTML Modularization 1.1" working draft (5 July 2006), but without
> addressing the reported issues:
>
> XHTML 1.1 driver schema (version 1.1 2006/07/05 15:12:17 matthieu):
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-xhtml-modularization-20060705/SCHEMA/xhtml11.xsd
>
> XHTML Basic driver schema (version 1.1 2006/07/05 15:12:15 matthieu):
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-xhtml-modularization-20060705/SCHEMA/xhtml-basic10.xsd
>
> Since there is now a possibility to finally make an update, and since there is a "call for comments", I ask the HTML editors to
> consider the following issues:
>
>
> - The XHTML Basic XML Schema driver still does not allow the <html> tag... Even a simple example such as
> [http://www.w3.org/People/mimasa/test/schemas/xhtml-basic-sample.xml] will fail. See
> [http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-html/2006Jun/0029.html] and
> [http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-html/2006May/0009.html].
>
>
> - The XHTML 1.1 XML Schema driver, in contradiction with the DTD and the specification, still does not allow any reference to
> event attributes such as "onmouseover" etc. as it should. See
> [http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-html-editor/2006AprJun/0026.html] and
> [http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-html/2006Jun/0029.html] for a proposition of correction, which is also attached to this
> e-mail ("xhtml11-model-1.xsd").
>
>
> - Another minor issue in XHTML 1.1 drivers has been reported, regarding a warning for the schema location of "XHTML data types":
> [http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-html-editor/2006AprJun/0014.html] (the rest of the message is outdated). See
> [http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/xmlschema-dev/2004Jun/0065.html] for the xs:import issue. The attached "xhtml11.xsd"
> proposes a correction.
>
>
> Finally, I do not understand why it is not easier to find the addresses of XML Schema drivers for XHTML 1.1 and XHTML Basic. See
> [http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-html-editor/2006AprJun/0015]. In the specification, chapter B.4.2 "Creating a Language
> by extending XHTML"
> [http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-xhtml-modularization-20060705/schema_developing.html#sec_B.4.2.]
> the example given is pointing to XHTML 1.1 but still using outdated schemas (2004/03/17).
>
>
> Cordially,
> Alexandre
> http://alexandre.alapetite.net
>
>   

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