[tei-council] P5 source, modifying class atts at the base level.

Lou Burnard lou.burnard at retired.ox.ac.uk
Fri Sep 30 06:26:22 EDT 2011

On 30/09/11 11:20, James Cummings wrote:

> However it isn't just @type this happens with, it happens with all sorts
> of attributes.

"all sorts of" means how many and which?

> I see what you are saying, but disagree that changing an element's use
> of a class changes it anywhere.

Well, splitting hairs maybe, but the "use of" a class is not the same as 
"a class". If you change a class you determine its usage, and the 
proposal is to change *the class* not its usage.

> I'm not sure why changing it in a project ODD is 'change' but changing
> it in the source itself is 'override'? Other than this being the base UR
> text of the TEI, how is it a different action?

Because override is local and change is global.

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