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Re: meta refresh (3.7.5.3. Pragma directives)

From: Philip TAYLOR <Philip-and-LeKhanh@Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org>
Date: Tue, 07 Aug 2007 23:42:34 +0100
Message-ID: <46B8F55A.7090005@Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org>
To: Sander Tekelenburg <st@isoc.nl>
CC: public-html@w3.org



Sander Tekelenburg wrote:

> The problem is that you're making an assumption about how long the user needs
> to consume your advice -- yet you cannot know this as an author. (The user
> may be a slow reader; may be a slow reader in your language; plenty of other
> cases to imagine, when you stop to think about it.) Thus your Refresh defeats
> your own stated purpose of advicing the user.

Understood.  Thank you for the clarification.
Philip Taylor
Received on Tuesday, 7 August 2007 22:42:47 GMT

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