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Re: 'prev' Keyword And Id Restrictions

From: Cameron McCormack <cam-www-svg@aka.mcc.id.au>
Date: Mon, 7 Nov 2005 11:30:40 +1100
To: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <20051107003039.GA12872@port.mcc.id.au>

Doug Schepers:
> I think it's a valuable keyword, but there is a problem with it. Is it
> permitted to have an animation with an id="prev"? If so, how can that be
> resolved with the syntax 
>  begin="myAnimationId.begin"

According to the ID reference values section[1], you would specify
begin="\prev.begin", assuming "prev" is a valid keyword.

BTW, what does "prev" mean?  The first animation that is before the
current one in reverse document order?


(whose interest in Batik animation has been piqued by Doug's nice

[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/2005/REC-SMIL2-20050107/smil-timing.html#Timing-IDRefValueSyntax

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