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Re: SVG12: desc/title "text-only"

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 18 Apr 2005 21:10:02 +0200
Message-ID: <978049326.20050418211002@w3.org>
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org

On Monday, April 18, 2005, 12:59:02 AM, Bjoern wrote:

BH> Dear Scalable Vector Graphics Working Group,

BH>   From http://www.w3.org/TR/2005/WD-SVGMobile12-20050413/struct.html

BH> [...]
BH>   Each container element or graphics element in an SVG drawing can 
BH>   supply a 'desc' and/or a 'title' description string where the
BH>   description is text-only.
BH> [...]

BH> this contradicts section 19.1 which allows inclusion of content that
BH> is not text-only at this position. Please change the draft to be
BH> consistent in this regard.

Agreed. This is a hold-over from SVG 1.1 where the DTD was unable to
express anything more useful. In RNG, and with NVDL, we can do a much
better job.

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead
Received on Monday, 18 April 2005 19:10:05 UTC

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