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Re: Emphasizing STRIKE

From: Lee Kowalkowski <lee.kowalkowski@googlemail.com>
Date: Fri, 8 Feb 2008 15:30:50 +0000
Message-ID: <610592c90802080730w66788111i56802fd881af8271@mail.gmail.com>
To: HTMLWG <public-html@w3.org>

On 08/02/2008, Ben Boyle <benjamins.boyle@gmail.com> wrote:
> The bugzilla example was excellent. I can imagine a few scenarios
> where you might want to show some activity is
> completed/closed/invalid/inactive -- not "deleted" -- thus del would
> be inappropriate, span conveys nothing (could be visually styled but
> otherwise inaccessible) but... strike would do nicely.


Surely any purely presentational element would be inaccessible in the
same way as visual styling.  You won't be able to avoid including the
actual status as content (completed/closed/invalid/inactive).  So how
does strike do nicely?

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Lee
Received on Friday, 8 February 2008 15:31:07 GMT

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