[tei-council] that black bat night has flown
lou.burnard at oucs.ox.ac.uk
Mon Nov 9 11:35:29 EST 2009
Gabriel Bodard wrote:
> Hi Sebastian,
> This is great. Delighted to see <surplus> in there.
> It looks, however, as though no change has been made to certainty, so I
> assume that even the minor guidelines tweak we proposed has been neglected?
Not neglected -- deliberately left to one side till we've had a chance
to discuss the wider context
> Obviously it's too late to change this now, so I'm unsure how to
> proceed. I proposed that this minor change in definition be made (making
> default context of @match = current element's parent) which would
> neither (a) break current practice (if there even is any), nor (b)
> prejudice council coming up with a better solution at the next
> f2f--which most people see to feel we need to anyway. No one objected at
> the time, as far as I could tell, nor since.
I may be misremembering, but I thought that we did discuss what the
default should be, and I thought we decided it should be the current
node. We may well have been wrong, but I would rather not change
something like that twice.
> If there is a general agreement to include this in the next release (and
> therefore the dev version), then we at EpiDoc can at least customize our
> usage safe in the knowledge that we're not straying from the fold.
> Otherwise, we're going to have to come up with our own solution in the
> meantime, which is a less ideal outcome (both from EpiDoc's and TEI's
I look forward to the discussion...
> Any reactions? Even an objection would be useful...
> Sebastian Rahtz a écrit :
>> and TEI 1.5.0 is now released on Sourceforge, as Debian packges, and
>> on www.tei-c.org
>> god bless all who sail in her.
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