xml:space defined on <source> not being reported by lynx

Issue #7 closed
Ján Husarčík created an issue


according to http://docs.oasis-open.org/xliff/xliff-core/v2.0/xliff-core-v2.0.html#xml_space, xml:space can be defined only for <xliff>, <file>, <group>, <unit> and <data>.

For sample file with <source xml:space="preserve"> no error is reported by lynx.

Regards, Jan

Comments (4)

  1. YvesS

    Actually I think the source and target elements are missing in the "Used in" list of that section.

    As you can see here: http://docs.oasis-open.org/xliff/xliff-core/v2.0/xliff-core-v2.0.html#source and here: http://docs.oasis-open.org/xliff/xliff-core/v2.0/xliff-core-v2.0.html#target the xml:space attribute is listed as optional for both source and target.

    It is also in the schema (http://docs.oasis-open.org/xliff/xliff-core/v2.0/xliff-core-v2.0.html#core_schema) and in the section about segmentation modification (http://docs.oasis-open.org/xliff/xliff-core/v2.0/xliff-core-v2.0.html#segmentationModification) for the merge operation.

    But it is missing in the section you pointed out. I'll notify the XLIFF TC of the omission and, hopefully, that can be fixed in the next publication.

    Thanks for taking the time to report the issue. -yves

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