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Re: [SVGMobile12] Comments: Basic Data Types and Color Keywords

From: Jon Ferraiolo <jon.ferraiolo@adobe.com>
Date: Tue, 17 May 2005 14:45:26 -0700
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
Message-id: <6.1.1.1.2.20050517144503.035e4908@mailsj-v1.corp.adobe.com>

I agree with what you say below.

Jon

At 02:04 PM 5/17/2005, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
>Jon Ferraiolo wrote:
>>What happens with SVG Full if the number value exceed 2^31-1? Same kinds 
>>of issues with lots of other languages.
>>For SVG Tiny [1.1 or 1.2], if an integer is outside the "32,767 to 
>>32,767" range, then that content is non-conformant, and non-conformant 
>>content will generate user-agent-specific behavior.
>
>My point was that it's not clear from the specification that this is a 
>restriction on the _content_ and not on the _UA_.  This should be clarified.
>
>Further, just because content is non-conformant does not necessitate 
>user-agent-specific behavior (though I would be ok with it in this case, I 
>think, since detecting non-conformance on the part of the UA may be 
>impossible).
>
>-Boris
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