W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > spec-prod@w3.org > January to March 2010

Re: Proposed W3C Spec Conventions

From: Geoffrey Sneddon <gsneddon@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 09 Mar 2010 16:35:42 +0100
Message-ID: <4B966ACE.1030107@opera.com>
To: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
CC: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Spec Prod <spec-prod@w3.org>, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
On 17/02/10 20:07, Doug Schepers wrote:
>> For terms we use <dfn> but we use the title attribute as well to provide
>> detail, more or less per these rules:
>>
>> http://krijnhoetmer.nl/irc-logs/whatwg/20100204#l-529
>
> Is this all of them?
> [[
> dom-InterfaceName-attributeOrMethodName
> event-eventname
> elementname
> attr-elementname-attributename
> dom-elementname-attributeOrMethodName
> concept-word
> InterfaceName
> ]]
>
> What's the example usage here? Like, for @bar of <foo>, is this right?
>
> <a href="#foo-element" title="foo"><code class="element">foo</code></a>
> <a href="#bar-attribute" title="attr-foo-bar><code
> class="attr">bar</code></a>
>
> Seems reasonable to me, if a bit terse.

If we're not interested in tool-input markup, what's the interest of the 
title attribute here?

-- 
Geoffrey Sneddon — Opera Software
<http://gsnedders.com/>
<http://www.opera.com/>
Received on Tuesday, 9 March 2010 15:36:25 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Saturday, 10 March 2012 06:19:16 GMT