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Re: idValue requirement updated

From: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>
Date: Wed, 02 May 2012 11:20:51 +0200
Message-ID: <4FA0FC73.9040503@kosek.cz>
To: David Lewis <dave.lewis@cs.tcd.ie>
CC: public-multilingualweb-lt@w3.org
On 1.5.2012 11:43, David Lewis wrote:

> have an id in the source. Obviously this impacts on the structure of the
> document, but we could control that by using an id value convention that
> allows you to distinguish 'native' id from any id added by ITS
> processes, e.g. id="its-12345" from id="12345". This way the added its
> ids can be reliably stripped once they are no longer needed, leaving the
> original source ids (which may have other, nonlocalsiation requirements)
> intact?

For handling such cases it might be easier to introduce its:id (its-id
in HTML5) attribute and use it on elements that do not have ID assigned
in the original source.

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