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Re: [1.2T-LC] Comments on Last Call WD of SVG T1.2 (ACTION-2323, ISSUE-2150)

From: Erik Dahlström <ed@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 21 Oct 2008 16:29:42 +0200
To: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.ujdo7spggqiacl@gnorps.linkoping.osa>

Cyril Concolato wrote:

> * Section A.8.12 TraitAccess
> "For 'required' attributes, there are two cases:
>     * i) The document is in error, if this attribute was not present at the time of loading.
>     * ii) When using the uDOM API, the specified lacuna value (in parenthesis) must be used."
> Could you explain what the first bullet means ?
> What is a 'required' attribute? The lacuna value is used when an attribute is not specified.
> Why would the document be in error ?
> Could you also explain what is the relationship between exceptions thrown in a 
> script, and the state (error or not) of the script node (and of the document).

The quoted section has been removed.

Exception handling is something for the scripting language deal with, it doesn't affect the validity of the markup (e.g the script element).

Please let us know if this satisfies your comment.


Erik Dahlstrom, Core Technology Developer, Opera Software
Co-Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
Personal blog: http://my.opera.com/macdev_ed
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