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Re: [SVGMobile12] more on data types

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 06 Jul 2006 14:35:46 +0200
To: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.tb9o9wyl64w2qv@id-c0020.www.planet.nl>

On Thu, 06 Jul 2006 05:02:25 +0200, Doug Schepers  
<doug.schepers@vectoreal.com> wrote:
>> So anyway. The reason this was raised is existing
>> implementations and
>> http://www.w3.org/TR/2003/REC-SVG11-20030114/types.html#DataTypeColor
>> seems to support what existing implementations do.
>
> [...]
>
> As I said, even though we decided against making your larger change, the
> idea is certainly valid, and we do appreciate your bringing it up.
>
> Please let us know promptly if this does not satisfy your concern.

It does not satisfy my concern as it breaks with a previous W3C  
Recommendation for which no errata to this effect has been published. It  
also does not satisfy my concern as there are existing implementations of  
that W3C Recommendation as I pointed out.

Just dismissing those two facts for no good reason doesn't seem to be the  
way to go.


-- 
Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
<http://www.opera.com/>
Received on Thursday, 6 July 2006 12:36:22 GMT

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