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Re: TAG ACTION-23: URIs for XML Schema datatypes

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@inf.ed.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2012 15:49:33 +0000
To: Jonathan A Rees <rees@mumble.net>, www-tag@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5blio51kky.fsf@calexico.inf.ed.ac.uk>
Jonathan A Rees <rees@mumble.net> writes:

> On Tue, Feb 14, 2012 at 8:04 AM, Henry S. Thompson <ht@inf.ed.ac.uk> wrote:
> ...
>>  1) Because if we added such anchors they would be present in only one
>>    of two content-negotiable representations retrievable from the
>>    namespace URI, contra AWWW's statement that
>>  "representation providers must not use content negotiation to
>>   serve representation formats that have inconsistent fragment
>>   identifier semantics" [5]
> ...
> AWWW 3.2 says that if a fragid is defined in one variant and not
> another this is OK. That is, one of the variants is merely incomplete,
> not inconsistent.

I thought so too, at first, but then I concluded differently, and I
just got off-track as I wrote it and failed to be clear.  But now I'm
not sure all over again.

Are we agreed on this much?: 3.2.2 is not about the _fragids_ being
defined, but the _semantics_ of fragids in general being defined.

So I think your critique is mistaken (also, because (1) is about the
existing NS doc were anchors to be added vs the existing schema

But I still end up having made a mistake, because the _semantics_ of
fragids are defined on both sides (by HTML and 3023(bis), as text/html
and application/xml respectively, which _are_ consistent), so it's
covered by 3.2.2 case 1.


I'll follow up.

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