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Re: Multiple display text/icons (treat as LC comment)

From: David Rooks <drooks@segala.com>
Date: Wed, 3 Sep 2008 09:16:19 +0100
Message-ID: <57e42cb10809030116s12f542abv3dd864f73708283e@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Andrea Perego" <andrea.perego@uninsubria.it>
Cc: public-powderwg@w3.org
Cheers Andrea,

I like option 2 the best.

Dave.

On Tue, Sep 2, 2008 at 9:57 PM, Andrea Perego
<andrea.perego@uninsubria.it>wrote:

>
> Hi, David.
>
>  [snip]
>>
>> Following on from this example - it seems reasonable to me that if more
>> than 1 icon is acceptable then more than 1 displaytext is also acceptable.
>> i.e. you should be able to have a displaytext for each icon you want to
>> display. However, i can only see this working if we can associate
>> displaytext with displayicons. This would be particularly useful in a powder
>> application as it would allow the app to display a list of icons with some
>> text beside each.
>>
>> e.g.
>> MOK.png - everything on example.com <http://example.com/> is MOK
>> compliant
>> WCAG.png - everything on example.com <http://example.com/> is WCAG AA
>> compliant
>> ICRA.png - everything on example.com <http://example.com/> has nakedness
>>
>
> Good point. In such a case, we might use one of the following options:
>
>
> (1) <text> and <icon> as child elements of <display>
>
> Different text for each icon:
>
> <descriptorset>
>   <ex:wcag>AA</ex:wcag>
>   <ex:mok>true</ex:mok>
>   <display>
>     <text>Everything on example.com is wcag aa compliant</text>
>     <icon src="http://authority.example.org/wcag.png" />
>   <display>
>   <display>
>     <text>Everything on example.com is mok compliant</text>
>     <icon src="http://authority.example.org/mok.png" />
>   <display>
> </descriptorset>
>
> Same text for all icons:
>
> <descriptorset>
>   <ex:wcag>AA</ex:wcag>
>   <ex:mok>true</ex:mok>
>   <display>
>     <text>Everything on example.com is wcag aa and mok compliant</text>
>     <icon src="http://authority.example.org/wcag.png" />
>     <icon src="http://authority.example.org/mok.png" />
>   <display>
> </descriptorset>
>
> or
>
> <descriptorset>
>   <ex:wcag>AA</ex:wcag>
>   <ex:mok>true</ex:mok>
>   <display>
>     <text>Everything on example.com is wcag aa and mok compliant</text>
>     <icon src="http://authority.example.org/wcag.png
> http://authority.example.org/mok.png" />
>   <display>
> </descriptorset>
>
>
> (2) <displaytext> along with an @icon attribute:
>
> Different text for each icon:
>
> <descriptorset>
>   <ex:wcag>AA</ex:wcag>
>   <ex:mok>true</ex:mok>
>   <displaytext icon="http://authority.example.org/wcag.png">Everything on
> example.com is wcag aa compliant</displaytext>
>   <displaytext icon="http://authority.example.org/mok.png">Everything on
> example.com is mok compliant</displaytext>
> </descriptorset>
>
> Same text for all icons:
>
> <descriptorset>
>   <ex:wcag>AA</ex:wcag>
>   <ex:mok>true</ex:mok>
>   <displaytext icon="http://authority.example.org/wcag.png
> http://authority.example.org/mok.png">Everything on example.com is wcag aa
> and mok compliant</displaytext>
> </descriptorset>
>
>
> (3) <displayicon> along with its @src attribute and text:
>
> Different text for each icon:
>
> <descriptorset>
>   <ex:wcag>AA</ex:wcag>
>   <ex:mok>true</ex:mok>
>   <displayicon src="http://authority.example.org/wcag.png">Everything on
> example.com is wcag aa compliant</displayicon>
>   <displayicon src="http://authority.example.org/mok.png">Everything on
> example.com is mok compliant</displayicon>
> </descriptorset>
>
> Same text for all icons:
>
> <descriptorset>
>   <ex:wcag>AA</ex:wcag>
>   <ex:mok>true</ex:mok>
>   <displayicon src="http://authority.example.org/wcag.png
> http://authority.example.org/mok.png">Everything on example.com is wcag aa
> and mok compliant</displayicon>
> </descriptorset>
>
>
> Andrea
>
>
>
Received on Wednesday, 3 September 2008 08:16:54 GMT

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