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Re: W3C (Harvard) References (was Re: Footnotes?)

From: Alan Ruttenberg <alanruttenberg@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2007 01:33:54 -0500
Message-Id: <6A8212E8-C962-418C-A4B1-13D8741D5DE0@gmail.com>
Cc: "Sandro Hawke" <sandro@w3.org>, W3C OWL Chairs <team-owl-chairs@w3.org>, public-wiki-dev@w3.org, sysreq@w3.org
To: Bijan Parsia <bparsia@cs.man.ac.uk>


On Nov 20, 2007, at 5:54 AM, Bijan Parsia wrote:

> On 20 Nov 2007, at 04:31, Alan Ruttenberg wrote:
>
>> Looks pretty nice!
>>
>> Minor: The [] would normally be part of the link.
>> Nicety: The footnote version uses a ^ to link back to the place  
>> that cited the reference.
>>
>> If OK by Bijan, it's good for me.
>
> Basically, I want something like HTML5's <aside>, not just links to  
> references. (I agree with Sandro about the W3C house style -- which  
> I'm not fond of but is well well established.) In particular, I'd  
> like to be able to put extra details out of line of the main text.
This looks like an issue separate from the one of references.
Perhaps we should try this: http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/ 
Extension:Tooltip

-Alan

>
> My preferred rendering would be as a tooltip!
>
> But, whatev :)
>
> Cheers,
> Bijan.
Received on Wednesday, 21 November 2007 06:39:37 GMT

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