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From: Michael Smith via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 17 Feb 2010 23:16:30 +0000
To: Message-Id: <E1Nht8A-0002LY-Ts@lionel-hutz.w3.org>
Update of /sources/public/html5/spec
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Modified Files:
	acknowledgements.html browsers.html dom.html editing.html 
	embedded-content-0.html forms.html history.html iana.html 
	index.html infrastructure.html interactive-elements.html 
	introduction.html named-character-references.html 
	obsolete.html offline.html references.html semantics.html 
	spec.html syntax.html tabular-data.html 
	text-level-semantics.html the-canvas-element.html 
	the-xhtml-syntax.html video.html 
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consistency (whatwg r4766)

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    <a href="introduction.html">&#8592; 1 Introduction</a> &#8211;
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    <a href="dom.html">3 Semantics, structure, and APIs of HTML documents &#8594;</a>
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   <h2 id="infrastructure"><span class="secno">2 </span>Common infrastructure</h2><h3 id="terminology"><span class="secno">2.1 </span>Terminology</h3><p class="XXX annotation"><b>Status: </b><i>Last call for comments</i></p><p>This specification refers to both HTML and XML attributes and IDL

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    <a href="semantics.html">&#8592; 4 The elements of HTML</a> &#8211;
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    <a href="dom.html">&#8592; 3 Semantics, structure, and APIs of HTML documents</a> &#8211;
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    <a href="semantics.html">4 The elements of HTML &#8594;</a>
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    <a href="index.html">Index &#8594;</a>
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+   <li><code title="attr-meter-low"><a href="#attr-meter-low">low</a></code> &#8804; <code title="attr-meter-high"><a href="#attr-meter-high">high</a></code> (if both <code title="attr-meter-low"><a href="#attr-meter-low">low</a></code> and <code title="attr-meter-high"><a href="#attr-meter-high">high</a></code> are specified)</li>
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   <h2 id="semantics"><span class="secno">4 </span>The elements of HTML</h2><h3 id="the-root-element"><span class="secno">4.1 </span>The root element</h3><p class="XXX annotation"><b>Status: </b><i>Last call for comments</i></p><h4 id="the-html-element-0"><span class="secno">4.1.1 </span>The <dfn><code>html</code></dfn> element</h4><p class="XXX annotation"><b>Status: </b><i>Last call for comments</i></p><dl class="element"><dt>Categories</dt>
@@ -3085,22 +3085,29 @@
  &lt;section&gt;
   &lt;h1&gt;Comments&lt;/h1&gt;
   &lt;article&gt;
-   &lt;header&gt;
+   &lt;footer&gt;
     &lt;p&gt;Posted by: George Washington&lt;/p&gt;
     &lt;p&gt;&lt;time pubdate datetime="2009-10-10T19:10-08:00"&gt;&lt;/time&gt;&lt;/p&gt;
-   &lt;/header&gt;
+   &lt;/footer&gt;
    &lt;p&gt;Yeah! Especially when talking about your lobbyist friends!&lt;/p&gt;
   &lt;/article&gt;
   &lt;article&gt;
-   &lt;header&gt;
+   &lt;footer&gt;
     &lt;p&gt;Posted by: George Hammond&lt;/p&gt;
     &lt;p&gt;&lt;time pubdate datetime="2009-10-10T19:15-08:00"&gt;&lt;/time&gt;&lt;/p&gt;
-   &lt;/header&gt;
+   &lt;/footer&gt;
    &lt;p&gt;Hey, you have the same first name as me.&lt;/p&gt;
   &lt;/article&gt;
  &lt;/section&gt;
 &lt;/article&gt;</pre>
 
+   <p>Notice the use of <code><a href="#the-footer-element">footer</a></code> to give the information
+   each comment (such as who wrote it and when): the
+   <code><a href="#the-footer-element">footer</a></code> element <em>can</em> appear at the start of its
+   section when appropriate, such as in this case. (Using
+   <code><a href="#the-header-element">header</a></code> in this case wouldn't be wrong either; it's
+   mostly a matter of authoring preference.)</p>
+
   </div><h4 id="the-aside-element"><span class="secno">4.4.5 </span>The <dfn><code>aside</code></dfn> element</h4><p class="XXX annotation"><b>Status: </b><i>Last call for comments. </i><span><a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/91">ISSUE-91</a> (aside) blocks progress to Last Call</span></p><dl class="element"><dt>Categories</dt>
    <dd><a href="dom.html#flow-content">Flow content</a>.</dd>
    <dd><a href="dom.html#sectioning-content">Sectioning content</a>.</dd>

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    <a href="iana.html">&#8592; 12 IANA considerations</a> &#8211;
    <a href="spec.html#contents">Table of contents</a> &#8211;
    <a href="references.html">References &#8594;</a>
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    </dl><p>This specification is available in the following formats: 
     <a href="Overview.html">single page HTML</a>,
     <a href="spec.html">multipage HTML</a>.
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    <p class="copyright"><a href="http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Legal/ipr-notice#Copyright">Copyright</a>
    &#169; 2009 <a href="http://www.w3.org/"><abbr title="World Wide

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    <a href="spec.html#contents">Table of contents</a> &#8211;
    <a href="infrastructure.html">2 Common infrastructure &#8594;</a>
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   <h2 id="introduction"><span class="secno">1 </span>Introduction</h2><p class="XXX annotation"><b>Status: </b><i>Last call for comments</i></p><h3 id="background"><span class="secno">1.1 </span>Background</h3><p class="XXX annotation"><b>Status: </b><i>Last call for comments</i></p><p><i>This section is non-normative.</i></p><p>The World Wide Web's markup language has always been HTML. HTML

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    <a href="editing.html">&#8592; 7 User interaction</a> &#8211;
    <a href="spec.html#contents">Table of contents</a> &#8211;
    <a href="named-character-references.html">8.5 Named character references &#8594;</a>
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   <h2 id="syntax"><span class="secno">8 </span><dfn>The HTML syntax</dfn></h2><p class="note">This section only describes the rules for resources
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