Re: Testoutput - Provenance - Inheritance

I agree with you. We had a lot of back and forth with these tests and you
are right either the spec needs to be changed or I can re-do the output to
include the correct inheritance. I think the spec is correct though.
Anybody have any thoughts on this topic???


On 2 May 2013 10:06, Karl Fritsche <> wrote:

>  Hi all,
> I stumbled about a problem with the expected test output for the
> Provenance data category.
> In 8.1. Position, Defaults, Inheritance and Overriding of Data Categories
> [1] we are stating out, that Provenance has the following Inheritance:
> "Textual content of element, including child elements and attributes". Same
> in 8.11.2 Implementation of Provenance ("For elements, the data category
> information inherits to the textual content of the element, including child
> elements and attributes.").
> That way I implemented it, but all my tests failed. When I comment out the
> attributes inheritance the tests pass. Manually looking over the expected
> output and all attributes doesn't have any Provenance data.
> Either the inheritance in 8.1 and 8.11.2 is wrong and should be "Textual
> content of element, including child elements, but excluding attributes" or
> all test outputs are wrong.
> As I'm not sure which of both cases was intended i cross post it to test
> and normal mailing-list.
> [1]
> Cheers,
> Karl

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