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Re: Directionality Scope/inheritance issue (same as translatability)

From: Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2006 00:12:21 +0900
Message-ID: <442800D5.7000302@w3.org>
To: Yves Savourel <yves@opentag.com>
Cc: 'Sebastian Rahtz' <Sebastian.Rahtz@oucs.ox.ac.uk>, public-i18n-its@w3.org
Yves Savourel wrote:
> OK. I'm think I'm with you now.
> A) its:selector="//p[@trans='false']" applies only to the selected nodes, not to their children (except by inheritence if they don't
> have any other rules applied to them)
> B) when we need to overwrite the children we have to specify it explicitely in the selector: its:selector="//p[@trans='false']//*".
> So we do indeed have already a way to "overwrite or not all previous rules". [I was lost because I thought we were interpreting
> //text[@localize='no'] as //text[@localize='no']/descendant-or-self::*, now we have establish we do not, everything makes sense
> again].

sorry for the confusion, which was created by my mail :(



> Things are logical again, but I'm still not sure being able to "overwrite or not all previous rules" resolve all cases. I'll try to
> come up with test cases.
> Cheers,
> -yves

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