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RE: [SVGMobile12] SVGT12-183: Rules for handling "unsupported" values don't work when properties are syntactically correct and specified using W3C mechanisms other than SVG attributes

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 10 May 2006 16:16:58 +0000 (UTC)
To: Scott Hayman <shayman@rim.com>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0605101614430.21459@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Wed, 10 May 2006, Scott Hayman wrote:
> > 
> > Please correct the specification so that unsupported values of <paint> 
> > have implementable handling, e.g. requiring that unsupported values be 
> > treated as 'black'.
> 
> Unfortunately, we cannot correct the specification in this fashion as it 
> would contradict the CSS spec on unsupported values [1].
> 
> We have, however, made some changes to the spec to use similar wording 
> as the CSS spec - i.e., that unsupported values are ignored.
> 
> Please let us know, within 2 weeks, if this does not address your 
> concern.

I have already let you know that this doesn't address my concerns:

   http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-svg/2006Apr/0180

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