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Re: HTML view of rulesets wanted/needed?

From: Shadi Abou-Zahra <shadi@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 18 Mar 2008 20:36:56 +0100
Message-ID: <47E019D8.4010803@w3.org>
To: Christophe Strobbe <christophe.strobbe@esat.kuleuven.be>
CC: TSDTF <public-wai-ert-tsdtf@w3.org>
Hi Christophe,

If you agree, I would like to propose the format in the attachment. We 
could also discuss during the next meeting as needed.

Best,
   Shadi


Christophe Strobbe wrote:
> 
> Hi Shadi,
> 
> At 17:42 18/03/2008, Shadi Abou-Zahra wrote:
> 
>> Hi Carlos,
>>
>> Thanks for doings this! Here two minor comments for your consideration:
>>
>> 1. add IDs to the HTML view: right now you only list the Guidelines 
>> and Success Criteria, but you don't include the ID anywhere. Maybe 
>> good to do something like:
>>   - <a href="...">http://.../#tech-text-equivalent (ID 
>> WCAG1_19990505_1.1)</a>
> 
> I assume you mean the IDs for the rule elements. These are "behind" the 
> second link (the short green link with the SC number) that is provided 
> for each SC. (I did not put the ruleset IDs in the link text because I 
> originally used to two-column layout, but I can add those IDs again 
> easily.)
> 
> 
>> 2. add a small intro paragraph: say something like "this page is an 
>> HTML view of the <a>rulesets xml</a> and lists the IDs of the..." to 
>> give some context.
> 
> I have updated the XSLT so that it puts the following introduction at 
> the top of the page. This will become visible when a new version is 
> generated.
> 
> The intro:
> <quote>
> This page is an HTML view of the rulesets.xml 
> [http://bentoweb.org/refs/rulesets.xml] file, which contains unique 
> identifiers for the success criteria of several drafts of Web Content 
> Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. For each WCAG draft, the success criteria 
> are listed by guideline, then by number. Some WCAG drafts use the levels 
> A, AA and AAA; in rulesets.xml, these levels correspond to levels 1, 2 
> and 3 respectively. For each success criterion, the list provides two 
> links: a direct link to the text of the success criterion (long blue 
> link), and a "link" to the rule in rulesets.xml (short green link). The 
> latter link can be used in TCDL's rule element 
> [http://bentoweb.org/refs/TCDL2.0.html#edef-rule].
> </quote>
> 
> Best regards,
> 
> Christophe
> 
> 
> 
>> Thanks,
>>   Shadi
>>
>>
>> Carlos A Velasco wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>> The HTML version of the rulesets is live here:
>>> <http://bentoweb.org/refs/rulesets.html>
>>> regards,
>>> carlos
>>> Shadi Abou-Zahra wrote:
>>>>
>>>> Hi Christophe,
>>>>
>>>> Christophe Strobbe wrote:
>>>>> In the minutes of the last conference call, I noticed some 
>>>>> discussion about the use of the xlink:href for rules.
>>>>
>>>> The issue was how to check the value of xlink:href as part of the 
>>>> "Structure Review". Would be good to check these IDs automatically.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>> I have an HTML view of the rulests.xml file and I can put online if 
>>>>> people want this. (The only question is where to put it.)
>>>>
>>>> This may indeed be helpful. It would make sense to host it on the 
>>>> BenToWeb site, so that it is updated/maintained together with the XML.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Regards,
>>>>   Shadi
>>>>
>>
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>> Shadi Abou-Zahra - http://www.w3.org/People/shadi/ |
>>   WAI International Program Office Activity Lead   |
>>  W3C Evaluation & Repair Tools Working Group Chair |
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   WAI International Program Office Activity Lead   |
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