On Mon, 2005-05-16 at 12:41, Sebastian Rahtz wrote:
> Syd Bauman wrote:
> >>can we use the scientific notation to make it
> >><num value="2.5E+18">2.5 trillion</num> instead ?
> >That's probably what I'd do.
> in P4, yes. but surely in P5 the @value is restricted to
> a W3C datatype. So Art needs to peruse the W3C schema
> spec to see what they support.
Doubtless this would support a former student's's over-ambitious
first attempt at TEI markup, which I have quoted before (he was
asked to add name and number markup to a sample text):
<P>...I went out to <PLACENAME>Charing-cross</PLACENAME>, to
see <PERSONNAME>Major-General Harrison</PERSONNAME> hanged
drawn and <NUM VALUE="0.25">quartered</NUM>, which was done
there, he looking as cheerful as any man could do in that