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Re: SVG12: A.7.18 ownerDocument attribute

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 26 Jul 2006 21:03:02 +0200
Message-ID: <728288480.20060726210302@w3.org>
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: nandini <Nandini.Ramani@Sun.COM>, www-svg@w3.org

On Wednesday, July 26, 2006, 7:56:13 PM, Bjoern wrote:

BH> * nandini wrote:
>>> The media type remains unregistered and I am not aware of any effort to
>>> get it registered. It is incorrect to encourage or require use or imple-
>>> mentation of unregistered media types in W3C Technical Reports, yet the
>>> latest draft continues to do exactly that. As this is not acceptable to
>>> me, your response does not address my concern.
>>As I said in my earlier email, we have made a request to SUN to register 
>>the "java-archive" media type and internally there is progress within 
>>SUN on this issue. I will continue to work within SUN on this.

BH> Unless you are trying to say the SVG Working Group will not issue a Call
BH> for Implementation of unregistered media types, that is irrelevant to my
BH> concern.

There were lots of negatives in that statement, but let me try to tease it out:

Will the SVG WG issue a call for implementations (eg, a CR draft) for the media type used for jar files?

No, it will not. Its not our spec. However, we have encouraged Sun to register it.

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Interaction Domain Leader
 Co-Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead
 Co-Chair, W3C Hypertext CG
Received on Wednesday, 26 July 2006 19:03:21 UTC

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