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RE: serialization=""

From: Klotz, Leigh <Leigh.Klotz@xerox.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Jul 2007 14:08:17 -0700
Message-ID: <E254B0A7E0268949ABFE5EA97B7D0CF403553774@usa7061ms01.na.xerox.net>
To: <ebruchez@orbeon.com>, "Forms WG (new)" <public-forms@w3.org>

Just FYI we also use a "" in includenamespaceprefixes.

-----Original Message-----
From: public-forms-request@w3.org [mailto:public-forms-request@w3.org]
On Behalf Of Erik Bruchez
Sent: Wednesday, July 25, 2007 1:48 PM
To: Forms WG (new)
Subject: serialization=""


We thought about this at Orbeon and we think that using a blank value 
for the attribute remains awkward. It is pretty much unseen in XML-based

languages out there, and it could also indicate that the developer has 
forgotten to put a value for the attribute.

"none" is not a media type, but neither is a blank string. So I am going

to be a flip-flopper here and get back to the idea that "none" is 
preferable to an empty attribute.


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