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Re: SVG12: "outermost" svg element

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 29 Dec 2005 08:38:54 +0100
To: Andrew Shellshear <Andrew.Shellshear@cisra.canon.com.au>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <ci47r19ftf1cjo0b7ulblnopu8v55qdaro@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Andrew Shellshear wrote:
>The term we will use is "rootmost svg element".  
>Each instance of the term (which replaces all uses of "outermost svg element", 
>"root-most svg element", "root svg", etc.) now points to the Definitions section,
>which defines it as:
>rootmost svg element
>    The furthest 'svg' ancestor element that does not exit an SVG context.
>    Note that this definition has been carefully chosen to be applicable not
>    only to SVG Tiny 1.2 (where the rootmost svg element is the only svg element,
>    except when there is an svg element inside a foreignObject) but also for SVG
>    Full 1.2 and SVG that uses sXBL.
>    See also SVG document fragment.

I can live with that for now; thanks.
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