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Re: SVG12: conversion to float vs NaN

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Mon, 06 Mar 2006 18:27:27 +0100
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <t5so02h8v97318s35th6lld1v85dvlmiel@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Chris Lilley wrote:
>>>    This is the official SVG WG response to your Last Call comment at:
>>>http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-svg/2005Jul/0020.html
>>>http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-svg/2005Dec/0218.html
>>>
>>>  In cases where a viewer returns special values, such as  "NaN", it 
>>>will be treated as any other unsupported value.
>
>BH> Well, from your earlier response I understood that viewers would never
>BH> return NaN, now you are saying they might return it.
>
>They won't return it. I suspect that Nandini meant to say that "NaN" as
>an attribute value would be unsupported.

I don't see how that's related to the issue, other than perhaps that
this could be one example of a value that cannot be converted to float.
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