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Re: Action-98 One page quick reference card / accessibility

From: Elisa F. Kendall <ekendall@sandsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 12 Mar 2008 05:23:23 -0700
Message-ID: <47D7CB3B.7040307@sandsoft.com>
To: Alan Ruttenberg <alanruttenberg@gmail.com>
CC: OWL Working Group WG <public-owl-wg@w3.org>

Hi Alan,

I exchanged email with Li Ding, who originally created the semantic web 
card you've referenced, below.  He provided the original MS Word version 
we can use as a starting point - will email Ivan off list on migrating 
that to some other form so that we can "play with it".



Alan Ruttenberg wrote:

> Conversation with Ivan:
> Alan:
> There's some interest in having something like a quick reference  
> card. Formatting/typesetting of this card would be important, in  
> order to have it fit on the page, etc. However Peter pointed out that  
> this may not be to the W3C's liking for reasons of accessibility,  
> viewing on any device, etc, so I was tasked with an action to ask you  
> about what guidelines are with respect to this.
> There's a semantic web one that someone produced that is inspiration.  
> http://ebiquity.umbc.edu/resource/html/id/94/
> Basically we're still trying to avoid a situation where we create  
> redundant documents. This  would be a creative way of handling an  
> important function of the overview  and there was general agreement  
> in the UFDTF that this sort of thing is useful.
> Ivan:
> AFAIK, such cards have been produced before both for OWL and SPARQL  
> (but I may be wrong). But never as an 'official' W3C deliverable.
> Peter is right that there would be quite a problem with W3C producing  
> a W3C recommendation or any other document in PDF (only). If somebody  
> could come up with a clever way of achieving the same effect with CSS  
> (and then have it in forms of PDF, too), well, that could work.  
> Otherwise we keep it non-official.
> -Alan
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