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Re: [SVGMobile12] 2.1.5: SVG not appropriate for multi-namespace use

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 3 Jan 2006 18:24:46 +0000 (UTC)
To: Jonathan Watt <jonathan.watt@strath.ac.uk>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0601031822340.2856@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Tue, 3 Jan 2006, Jonathan Watt wrote:
> > >
> > > So:
> > > 
> > >   <text font-size="10" ...>
> > > 
> > > is legal in Tiny implementations but illegal in CSS conforming, 
> > > multi-namespace, Full implementations.
> > 
> > No, CSS is independent of the font-size attribute.
> 
> No it's not. The SVG 1.1 spec says "For user agents that support CSS, the
> presentation attributes must be translated to corresponding CSS style rules
> according to rules described in section 6.4.4 of the CSS2 specification".

Sorry, I meant independent of the CSS syntax. Indeed, all of SVG's 
property attributes get added to the CSS cascade and inheritance steps.

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