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Re: Referencing CSS 2.1 from SVG 1.1 Second Edition

From: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
Date: Sat, 25 Apr 2009 14:56:28 +1000
To: public-svg-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <20090425045628.GA7530@arc.mcc.id.au>
Hi Doug.

Cameron McCormack:
> > As an example of a concrete thing that’s broken, links to the
> > @font-face rule from CSS 2 (which was dropped from CSS 2.1) are now
> > dead:
> >
> >    http://www.w3.org/TR/2003/REC-SVG11-20030114/fonts.html#FontFaceElement
> >    http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS2/fonts.html#font-descriptions

Doug Schepers:
> I recommend that we change all CSS2 links from
>   http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS2/*
> to
>   http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/REC-CSS2-20080411/*

I’ve zipped up the chapters with the link fixes (the CSS2 ones, plus an
XSL one that moved underneath us too, and a couple of internal fragids):


Here’s a diff of the changes:

Here’s the rezipped up whole-spec to place under


I didn’t regenerate the PDF.  (It’s non-normative though; I guess that’s

I changed the <h2> on the index page to:

  W3C Recommendation 14 January 2003, edited in place 30 April 2009

taking a guess at when we could upload these.  I also and added an
explanation sentence in the SotD section.

We should be allowed to make these changes under these rules:


Cameron McCormack ≝ http://mcc.id.au/
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