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Re: Errors in MathML 2.0 spec.

From: Neil Soiffer <soiffer@wolfram.com>
Date: Mon, 11 Dec 2000 17:05:30 -0800 (PST)
Message-Id: <200012120105.RAA02563@wolfram.com>
To: quint@w3.org
Cc: www-math@w3.org
> Dear MathML Editors,
> 
> Here are two errors that you would probably like to fix for
> the final release of MathML 2.0.
> 
> First, a contradiction: Section 3.2.7.2 (attributes for mspace element) says:
> 
> "mspace elements accept the attributes listed in Section 3.2.2 [Mathematics 
> style attributes common to token elements], and the additional attributes 
> listed here."
> 
> but Section 3.2.2 says:
> 
> "These attributes are valid on all presentation token elements except
> mspace and mglyph, ..."
> 
> So, does mspace accept these attributes?
> 
> Also, I found a bug in the third example of section 3.2.3.3., in the
> XHTML version: in the source code of expression 1+...+n string "..."
> is missing.
> 
> Vincent.

Section 3.2.7.2 is in error -- it was a cut and paste bug.
The attributes make no sense for mspace.  I'll fix this.

	Neil
Received on Monday, 11 December 2000 20:05:16 GMT

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