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Re: Context of the main element

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 4 Feb 2013 21:49:35 +1100
Message-ID: <CAHp8n2kSFXkLUGpp0d2HU4qK8+zBWo1dmQsGWJOXytUBKC1cBg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Cc: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>, Jeremy Keith <jeremy@adactio.com>, Gez Lemon <g.lemon@webprofession.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Thanks, I'll look at it when I do the next batch of patches.
Silvia.

On Mon, Feb 4, 2013 at 9:30 PM, Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>wrote:

> I Have submitted a pull request with changes based on this disucssion
> https://github.com/w3c/html/pull/9
>
> note: also includes an editorial fix.
>
> regards
> Steve
>
>
> On 3 February 2013 12:05, Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> I think so. Happy to see your proposal!
>> Thanks,
>> Silvia.
>>
>>
>> On Sun, Feb 3, 2013 at 9:06 PM, Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>wrote:
>>
>>> hi silvia,
>>> so I take it that the text i suggested is acceptable, if so I will
>>> include the chnage as part of a proposed update patch for main.
>>>
>>>
>>> regards
>>> steve
>>>
>>>
>>> On 3 February 2013 09:50, Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>wrote:
>>>
>>>> On Sun, Feb 3, 2013 at 8:20 PM, Steve Faulkner <
>>>> faulkner.steve@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hi Silvia,
>>>>>
>>>>> >Hmm... so you are suggesting it as a replacement for a <section>
>>>>> element?
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> the term "main content section" phrase is not new it has been in the
>>>>> definition of the main element since it was initially defined.
>>>>>
>>>>> Are you suggesting it woul be better like this:
>>>>>
>>>>> "The main<http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/grouping-content.html#the-main-element> element
>>>>> and its children represent<http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/rendering.html#represents>
>>>>>  the main content of the body<http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/sections.html#the-body-element> of
>>>>> a document or application. "
>>>>>
>>>>> if so i agree.
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Two motivations why I think it's better: <main> should be able to stand
>>>> independently without referring to <section> , and I want to minimize
>>>> differences with the WHATWG spec where possible and acceptable.
>>>>
>>>> Thanks!
>>>> Silvia.
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> <http://www.paciellogroup.com/resources/wat-ie-about.html>
>>>
>>
>>
>
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