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Re: [SVGMobile12] more on data types

From: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Jan 2006 14:42:19 -0000
To: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <dq35gh$33m$1@sea.gmane.org>


<thomas.deweese@kodak.com> wrote in message 
news:OF08BC26C2.82DDE4FD-ON852570F3.004DA287-852570F3.004FB473@knotes.kodak.com...

>   If the WG wanted to loosen the error detecting & response requirements
> I wouldn't mind, but instead they have kept essentially the exact same
> error
> detection requirement (width="100 " still needs to be recognized as an
> 'unsupported value') it's just that they have rewritten the way user
> agents
> must respond in a fundamentally different way (width="100 " now _must_
> disable rendering of the element, instead of throwing the whole document
> into error).

I agree that loosening is appropriate (whole document in error is not that 
useful) and I also agree that mandating a particular sort is incorrect, so I 
don't think we're really in disagreement with each other, just the decisions 
of the WG.

Cheers,

Jim. 
Received on Wednesday, 11 January 2006 14:42:37 GMT

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