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[whatwg] rel-index comments

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 5 Nov 2007 16:53:25 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0711051644290.30809@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Wed, 22 Nov 2006, Andy Mabbett wrote:
> 
> I'd expect an index to be an alphabetical list, like:
> 
>         <http://www.birmingham.gov.uk/a>
> 
> rather than list of chapters.
> 
> Think of the index at the back of a book, as opposed to the "contents" 
> page at the front.

Indeed, we're stretching the definition of 'index' a bit here. I think 
that's ok, though; I don't see what problem would be solved by 
distinguishing the toc page from the index page from the home page, etc.

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