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Re: [SVGMobile12] SVGT12-207: Conformance to uDOM

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 3 Jan 2006 17:16:55 +0000 (UTC)
To: Jeff Schiller <codedread@gmail.com>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0601031713180.2856@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Tue, 3 Jan 2006, Jeff Schiller wrote:
> > 
> > In addition, please make it clear that implementations that include 
> > full DOM Level 3 Core and DOM Level 2 Style implementations do not 
> > have to implement the "trait" APIs, since they are redundant with the 
> > aforementioned specs.
> 
> It's likely that I'm not understanding you correctly, but don't the 
> trait APIs provide significant advantage over the aforementioned specs? 
> Specifically dealing with "native" data types and computed values 
> instead of strings that require additional processing/computation?

Not insofar as I can tell. Could you give an example of trait use that 
wouldn't be better handled by existing DOM technologies?

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