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Re: 1.1 erratum for <a> content model

From: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 25 Apr 2009 22:21:29 -0400
Message-ID: <49F3C529.5050600@w3.org>
To: public-svg-wg@w3.org
Hi, Cam-

Cameron McCormack wrote (on 4/25/09 9:57 PM):
> We have an erratum for 1.1 to describe the content model of the<a>
> element:
>    http://dev.w3.org/SVG/profiles/1.1F2/errata/errata.html#linking-text-environment
> I notice though that the DTD does not allow text child elements (e.g.
> <tspan>  as children of<a>.
> Did we decide to ditch the DTD altogether for 1.1 Second Edition, and go
> with RelaxNG completely?  If not, then I will update the erratum to
> correct the DTD too.

The DTD is bound to be inferior to the RNG, but it may be useful for 
those who are still using DTD-based workflows.  So, while I would give 
preference to the RNG, we should also maintain the DTD.

-Doug Schepers
W3C Team Contact, SVG and WebApps WGs
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