RE: The need for url() syntax for <uri-specification>

Ken said:
> Looking at XSLFO 7.28.7, the src= property value is 
> <uri-specification>.
> Looking at 5.11 <uri-specification> explicitly includes the 
> syntax "url(" 
> and other associated characters.

> I've noted XSLFO manufacturers to not appear to require the 
> "url()" syntax.

Perhaps tag 'ish, but SVG has the same problems.
Sometimes the url is required

<rect ..
   style='fill:url(#id-value)' />

other times not

  <use xlink:href='#id-value' .../>

Seems like its not fixed either way.

Personal view, keep it uniform, not bothered either way.

Regards DaveP 


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