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Re: some conformance questions

From: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2010 16:09:03 +0100
Message-ID: <AANLkTinkZhgjS-4LuGx5tLdUaLOwnbJcRGeIzf7BtFtk@mail.gmail.com>
To: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
Cc: HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
hi Daniel,
>>what are the use cases for data tables with headers <th>?

>That's a joke I presume ?

no thats a mistype should be "without"?

>Are you seriously asking to make about:blank invalid ???

reponses minus the attitude would be preferred.

regards
Stevef
On 17 June 2010 16:03, Daniel Glazman <
daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com> wrote:

> Le 17/06/10 10:37, Steven Faulkner a écrit :
>
>
> what are the use cases for data tables with headers <th>?
>>
>
> That's a joke I presume ?
>
>
> what are the use cases for a single cell data table?
>>
>
> Tables that are not completed yet or can be dynamically completed
> by the reader.
>
>
> what are the use cases for headings containing multiple sentences?
>>
>
> I have at least dozens of books in my personal library with such
> headers.
>
>  "Où l'on apprend la mort de Cléopâtre. Où l'on découvre le destin de
>   son héritier."
>
>  under what circumstances does it make sense for a page with only a
>> heading to be considered conforming?
>> Under what circumstances does it make sense for a page without any
>> content in the body and no content in the title to be considered
>> conforming?
>>
>
> Are you seriously asking to make about:blank invalid ???
>
>
> Under what circumstances does it make sense for a list with no content
>> to be considered conforming?
>>
>
> I must admit I could not believe my eyes when I saw this list of
> questions. Conformance is about TECHNICAL conformance and does not imply
> anything about the contents of a document instance.
>
>
> That sounds reasonable, but what about cases where there are empty elements
>> <h1> for example in a published document?
>>
>
> Templates. Templates are HTML documents that are not 100% filled yet
> and still have to be conformant.
>
> </Daniel>
>



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Steve Faulkner
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