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Re: [SVGMobile12] more on data types

From: Christophe Jolif <cjolif@ilog.fr>
Date: Wed, 11 Jan 2006 19:40:10 +0100
Message-ID: <43C5510A.2000704@ilog.fr>
To: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
CC: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>, www-svg@w3.org

Robin Berjon wrote:
> 
> On Jan 11, 2006, at 18:02, Jim Ley wrote:
>> that's easily correctable too, and if you then write the rules that 
>> say how to correct that what do you do with the next example, and the 
>> next, and the next.  If these rules are left up to implementations 
>> (and I would of course encourage implementations to agree on error 
>> recovery like this) then more things can be recovered than those that 
>> are thought of now.
> 
> I thought that getting implementations to agree on error recovery (at 
> least at the level of parsing simple values!) is what Working Groups 
> were supposed to do?

If not, I would be afraid that same SVG content would lead to different 
rendering on different UA.

Imagine: fill="#fff 111"

on can recover it as #fff

and the other one as #fff111

which is not exactly the same...

-- 
Christophe
Received on Wednesday, 11 January 2006 18:39:26 GMT

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