W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-html-editor@w3.org > July to September 2006

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 08:15:46 -0500
Message-ID: <44AD0D02.6020905@aptest.com>
To: alexandre@alapetite.net
CC: www-html-editor@w3.org

XHTML Modularization does not supply such drivers.  The drivers are part 
of the markup language standards.  In this case, XHTML Basic 1.1 and 
XHTML 1.1 need to be updated to include the schema drivers.  They will 
be.  You need to be patient.

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 [http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-html-editor/2006AprJun/0014.html] (the rest of the message is outdated).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
>
>   

-- 
Shane P. McCarron                          Phone: +1 763 786-8160 x120
Managing Director                            Fax: +1 763 786-8180
ApTest Minnesota                            Inet: shane@aptest.com
Received on Thursday, 6 July 2006 13:55:16 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Tuesday, 27 March 2012 18:17:55 GMT