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Re: Last call comments on XML Base

From: Jonathan Marsh <jmarsh@microsoft.com>
Date: Thu, 29 Jun 2000 11:15:07 -0700
Message-ID: <116DFD732FA92E4D9B647C8EEF6DAF101559F3@red-pt-02.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: "'duerst@w3.org'" <duerst@w3.org>, "'www-xml-linking-comments@w3.org'" <www-xml-linking-comments@w3.org>
Martin J. Duerst wrote:
> I think one way to clarify this to change the last sentence
> to something like:
>
> Note that the xml:base attribute on the nearest ancestor
> is also used to resolve xml:base attributes themselves.

You are right.  An xml:base attribute needs to exclude itself from the
inheritance chain to avoid circularities.  I will reword.

- Jonathan Marsh
  Microsoft
Received on Thursday, 29 June 2000 14:15:47 GMT

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