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Re: [SVGMobile12] more on data types

From: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Date: Wed, 11 Jan 2006 16:01:07 +0100
Message-Id: <50AEB03B-C65B-4508-9297-BD2468227C68@expway.fr>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
To: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>

On Jan 11, 2006, at 15:44, Jim Ley wrote:
> "Robin Berjon" <robin.berjon@expway.fr> wrote in message
> news:3670757E-C2F0-44E4-A776-047C4C8B090C@expway.fr...
>> Incidentally, the TAG's work on versioning concurs that the   
>> MustIgnore
>> strategy in vocabulary design is sound. It's also in line  with  
>> strategies
>> adopted by other WGs for their vocabularies.
>
> but not by implementations, most of which attempt to error correct  
> and not
> ignore, since that behaviour is much better for users, why does the  
> WG feel
> it necessary to prevent this from happening?

Sorry Jim but I'm not sure what you mean by "error-correct". If you  
mean loosening error conditions (eg accepting white space) then I  
agree, but it's a different issue from how actually errors need to be  
handled.

-- 
Robin Berjon
    Senior Research Scientist
    Expway, http://expway.com/
Received on Wednesday, 11 January 2006 15:01:01 GMT

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