W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-multimodal@w3.org > August 2011

Re: table of properties ISSUE-190

From: Jim Barnett <Jim.Barnett@alcatel-lucent.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Aug 2011 08:54:04 -0700
Message-ID: <E17CAD772E76C742B645BD4DC602CD8104A8C35C@NAHALD.us.int.genesyslab.com>
To: <www-multimodal@w3.org>
Cc: "Jakob Sachse" <jakobsa@gmail.com>
[Forwarding to the public  list for record-keeping purposes]

 

Jakob,

 

We have considered your suggestion, which I have included below.  In the

specifications that this group produces, tables are used specifically to

define XML structures.  Since the life cycle messages are not restricted

to XML syntax, we decided to use a more general format in order not to

imply that XML was mandatory.  

 

 

 

As part of W3C process, please let us know if this response is

acceptable to you.  If we do not hear from you in two weeks, we will

assume that you accept our response.

 

 

 

Thank you,

 

Jim Barnett

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

Other specs often use tables to outline child elements and attributes. I

would recommend using a table, too.

One column of the table could define if a property is mandatory or

optional.

Also by using joint cells

mutually exclusive properties could be outlined well.

 

 


					
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This e-mail and any files attached may contain confidential and proprietary information of Alcatel-Lucent and/or its affiliated entities. Access by the intended recipient only is authorized. Any liability arising from any party acting, or refraining from acting, on any information contained in this e-mail is hereby excluded. If you are not the intended recipient, please notify the sender immediately, destroy the original transmission and its attachments and do not disclose the contents to any other person, use it for any purpose, or store or copy the information in any medium. Copyright in this e-mail and any attachments belongs to Alcatel-Lucent and/or its affiliated entities.
					
Received on Monday, 15 August 2011 15:54:42 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Monday, 15 August 2011 15:54:42 GMT