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Re: [SVGMobile12] SVGT12-207: SVG Tiny 1.2 does not comply to AWWW

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2006 22:08:33 +0000 (UTC)
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Cc: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0606212207480.4826@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Thu, 22 Jun 2006, Chris Lilley wrote:
>> 
>> then why does SVG Tiny 1.2 claim to be in accordance with AWWW?
> 
> Because "in accordance with" is a form of words that was carefully 
> agreed, as a result of prior review, with several parties including 
> other members of the TAG. It means the design of SVG has been informed 
> by the architectural principles of the AWWW. It does not equate to 
> conformance. One cannot comply with it, but one can be informed by it 
> and design in accordance with it.

It's the fact that it was designed in accordance with AWWW that I think is 
untrue, and it is the inclusion of the assertion that it was that I object 
to and would like to have clearly marked in the disposition of comments.

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