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Re: Why does SVG overload xml:space?

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Sun, 1 Oct 2006 02:15:32 -0700
Message-Id: <786686B7-BDAA-43DD-80DE-5CC1C29AEEA4@apple.com>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>


On Sep 30, 2006, at 5:19 AM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>
> I recently encountered http://www.w3.org/TR/SVG/ 
> text.html#WhiteSpace and I'm wondering why SVG overloads this  
> (dubious) attribute intended for parsing to specify how rendering  
> should happen.
>
> This is also a problem in http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/CR- 
> SVGMobile12-20060810/text.html#XMLSpaceAttribute ...

I filed review comments on this a while ago which were rejected by  
the WG and by "The Director". It would be better to do something  
compatible with CSS but apparently HTML+SVG CDF is not as important  
as delivering canned content to phones.

Regards,
Maciej
Received on Sunday, 1 October 2006 09:15:59 GMT

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