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Re: [SVGMobile12] more on data types

From: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>
Date: Fri, 13 Jan 2006 10:26:39 -0000
Message-ID: <009b01c6182b$d7ab35a0$e9646464@Snufkin>
To: "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: "Bjoern Hoehrmann" <derhoermi@gmx.net>, "Robin Berjon" <robin.berjon@expway.fr>, <www-svg@w3.org>

"Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>
> On Thu, 12 Jan 2006, Jim Ley wrote:
>>
>> Certainly, however I fail to see the dis-advantage in having to have
>> attributeX in the new version if you want to extend the semantics
>
> So you're saying you _do_ want well-defined error handling, but for only
> one case, namely unknown attributes? And you want that those "MUST be
> ignored"?

No, I want it left open to the user agent.  I don't see how the above is 
confusing - the issue of extending the semantics in later versions is 
orthogonal to handling invalid content.

Jim. 
Received on Friday, 13 January 2006 10:27:05 GMT

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