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Re: [SVGMobile12] Implementation specific authoring advice

From: T Rowley <tor@cs.brown.edu>
Date: Thu, 30 Mar 2006 11:36:50 -0600
Message-ID: <442C1732.7070803@cs.brown.edu>
To: doug.schepers@vectoreal.com
Cc: www-svg@w3.org

On 3/2/06 8:19 AM, Doug Schepers wrote:
> Thanks for your feedback on this issue. We have discussed this in the WG,
> and have decided that it is appropriate to include authoring guidelines
> inside the specification, as a Specification is intended not only for
> implementors, but for authors. We have carefully reviewed the particular
> passage in question, and believe that this does not reflect any particular
> implementation, but rather is a stylistic guideline that helps authors
> understand the purpose of the <defs> element. Therefore, we have decided to
> keep this passage as it stands.
> 
> Please tell us within two weeks if this response is not acceptable.

No, it's not acceptable.  The specification is a place for specifying 
elements and their behavior, not for offering authoring style 
recommendations.
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