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Re: [site] report on http://www.w3.org/TR/2003/REC-MathML2-20031021

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2009 12:30:53 -0500
To: David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk>
Message-Id: <8740ED57-CEDF-4E42-AEEC-2C44A8372386@w3.org>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org, member-math@w3.org

On 14 Oct 2009, at 12:09 PM, David Carlisle wrote:

>
> The MathML2 spec has some problems in the new design,

Hi David,

We'll have a look and fix what we can as quickly as possible. We're  
getting a bunch of feedback at once (a good thing).

  _ Ian

>
> 1)
> The links to the MathML + XHTML and PDF versions of the spec have gone
>
> 2)
> appararently random chunks of text (paragraph sized) throughout the
> document are inside <a name=">...</a> and are blue and underline as  
> you
> mouse over them ie they are styled as links.
>
>
> 3)
> code fragments and element names (which are marked as <code>mi</code>
> have far too much white space added either side to be readable.
>
> 4)
> The navigation switches between old and new styles
> for example
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2009/REC-MathML2-20090303/chapter1.html#intro.notation
> is new style but the link at the top of the document to "Overview"  
> goes
> to
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2009/REC-MathML2-20090303/overview.html
> which is old-style.
> (http://www.w3.org/TR/2009/REC-MathML2-20090303/Overview.html
> being new-style)
>
>
>
> 5)
> Table headings throughout the spec have lost their styling, they did
> have a light coloured background
> This is pervasive but compare
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2003/REC-MathML2-20031021/appendixc.html#cedef.declare
> and
> http://www.w3.org/TR/MathML2/appendixc.html#cedef.declare
>
> the same section shows that many other minor heading levels have lost
> their styling as well as the table headings, the dt headings which  
> were
> bold are now styled the same as the surrounding dd which makes it  
> quite
> hard to see the separate items.
>
>
> David
> (mathml co-editor)
>
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