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Re: Raising issues in a way that the editors will pay attention to them

From: Philip & Le Khanh <Philip-and-LeKhanh@Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org>
Date: Mon, 04 Jun 2007 08:30:58 +0100
Message-ID: <4663BFB2.4010006@Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org>
To: public-html@w3.org

Karl Dubost wrote:

 > about http://esw.w3.org/topic/HTML
 >
 > Le 2 juin 2007 à 09:20, Dan Connolly a écrit :
 >> I see "Italicised issues are those that have been marked as resolved."
 >
 > I'm not very fond of this.
 > I would prefer a marker at the beginning of the sentence, for example:
 >     RESOLVED
 >
 > italics is not necessary obvious and may cause accessibility issues if
 > people have different stylesheets.

Indeed : particularly as the first instance of "italicised text"
(and quite possibly all) is in fact tagged as an <em> element and
not an <i> :

 > <em>
 >     Italicised issues are those that have been marked as
 >     resolved by someone (e.g. you, if you found a duplicate
 >     issue, or if you have found the issue is already resolved
 >     in the specification).
 > </em>
 >
 > ...
 >
 > <em>
 >     <a class="http" href="http://esw.w3.org/topic/HTML/RichTextInput03">
 >     Rich text input controls
 >     </a>
 > </em>
 >
 > ........
 >
 > [Rich text input controls] State: RESOLVED. HTML5 has contenteditable="" for this.

Philip Taylor
Received on Monday, 4 June 2007 07:32:53 GMT

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