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Subject: Re: [office] Not an JIRA issue, yet....


On 8/7/2010 2:25 AM, Dave Pawson wrote:
> On 6 August 2010 17:33, Dennis E. Hamilton<dennis.hamilton@acm.org>  wrote:
>> Good point Dave,
>> It is probably "host-specification dependency" since it doesn't exactly line up as a pure markup hosting in the case of OpenFormula.
>> Would that work?
> If used consistently yes. Patrick?
But as Dennis later points out, we aren't really consistent.

I suspect this will require a paragraph of explanation in section 1.2, 
with other paragraphs on cover implementation-dependent and 

Not a lot of coverage but just to point out how you have to hold you 
mouth when saying some of the provisions. ;-)

(It amazes me that markup as done as well as it has considering the 
atrocities against good design, the English language, and commonsense 
that have been committed in its name. If nothing else I take it that if 
markup is robust enough to survive our "help," then it must really be 

Hope you are having a great day!

>> (This was very last minute integration of ODF 1.2 dependencies between Part 1 and the OpenFormula Part 2, and I recognize other places it could be smoothed as we prepare for the follow-up to the current review.)
> Any reviewer will read text similarly whether well thought out or rushed Dennis,
> so I guess it should all be right?
> regards

Patrick Durusau
Chair, V1 - US TAG to JTC 1/SC 34
Convener, JTC 1/SC 34/WG 3 (Topic Maps)
Editor, OpenDocument Format TC (OASIS), Project Editor ISO/IEC 26300
Co-Editor, ISO/IEC 13250-1, 13250-5 (Topic Maps)

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