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RE: todo: write mail about pointer attributes at the rubyRule element

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 11 Sep 2006 17:55:36 +0100
To: "'Felix Sasaki'" <fsasaki@w3.org>, <public-i18n-its@w3.org>
Message-ID: <00c501c6d5c3$1aee4640$6401a8c0@w3cishida>

> - Problem with rpPointer: we need two of them! One for 
> opening parenthesis, one for closing parenthesis, e.g. 
> rpOpeningPointer, and rpClosingPointer.

Why? Note that rp can contain anything, by the way - doesn't have to be
opening and closing pairs. I note that there are only two rps in a ruby
element, and that they should surround the rt if they are present - but are
we enforcing such rules with its pointers, or simply pointing?


Richard Ishida
Internationalization Lead
W3C (World Wide Web Consortium)


> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-i18n-its-request@w3.org 
> [mailto:public-i18n-its-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Felix Sasaki
> Sent: 09 September 2006 00:54
> To: public-i18n-its@w3.org
> Subject: todo: write mail about pointer attributes at the 
> rubyRule element
> Hi all,
> Yves and me found some potential issues with the ruby data category:
> - General impression: We might need to mark the pointer 
> attributes (or at least the rbcPointer, rtcPointer and 
> rbspanPointer attributes) as "features at risk", because they 
> produce implementation problems (too many useless 
> combinations of pointer attributes, espc. with complex
> ruby) we have not solved, and their need seems to be unclear. 
> We might keep just the rubyRule element with the selector 
> attribute and the rubyText element.
> Cheers,
> Felix
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