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Re: Untargetted blocks (was Re: Must understand mustUnderstand proposal)

From: Jean-Jacques Moreau <moreau@crf.canon.fr>
Date: Fri, 11 May 2001 13:01:24 +0200
Message-ID: <3AFBC684.62B7B71A@crf.canon.fr>
To: Hugo Haas <hugo@w3.org>
CC: xml-dist-app@w3.org
Hugo Haas wrote:

> If a block has the mustUnderstand flag on but isn't targetted to
> anybody, then nobody will feel obliged to do something about it and
> there is no handler directly associated to it anywhere. I would say
> that the mustUnderstand attribute is irrelevant for such blocks:
> whether it is there or not does not make any difference.

I agree. (Although possibly one such "anonymous" block may be referenced by a
targeted, mU block, in which case it probably inherits the mU attribute, and needs
to be processed as well?)

Jean-Jacques.
Received on Friday, 11 May 2001 07:02:18 GMT

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