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Re: [SVGMobile12] Comments: Linking

From: T Rowley <tor@cs.brown.edu>
Date: Fri, 11 Nov 2005 14:59:49 -0600
Message-ID: <43750645.7060903@cs.brown.edu>
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org

On 11/11/05 2:45 PM, Chris Lilley wrote:
>>14.1.1 - "When a 'use' element references an external element ... MUST
>>NOT contain..."
>>
>>Rather harsh restrictions on <use> - this and the restrictions on 
>><image> seem to force the introduction of <animation>, which isn't 
>>needed otherwise.
> 
> 'use' has several other differences, especially in the area of use of
> fragment identifiers, clipping, viewboxes (particularly when extended to
> point to symbol elements in Full), property inheritance, and behavior
> when there are multiple references to the same instance.
> 
> Since there seems to be some confusion about this, we have added a table
> to the linking chapter that shows what the different elements that can
> take an xlink href do.
> 
> In summary, we feel that the three elements 'image', 'use' and
> 'animation' all have their part to play.
> 
> Please let us know shortly if this response does not satisfy your
> comment.

Being able to see the indicated table would help in determining if this 
response satifies the comment.
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