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Re: Updating guidelines in accordance with HTML 4.0 recommendation

From: Mike Paciello <paciello@yuri.org>
Date: Fri, 19 Dec 1997 08:59:21 -0500
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To: Jason White <jasonw@ariel.ucs.unimelb.EDU.AU>, HTML Guidelines Working Group <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
At 07:08 PM 12/19/97 +1100, Jason White wrote:
>On Fri, 19 Dec 1997, Daniel Dardailler wrote:
>> The question we need to ask is whether or not we want to have a
>> version of the guidelines that's specific to the HTML4 spec.
>JW:: The structure of the guidelines has already been designed to parallel
>that of the HTML 4.0 spec, so in that sense the two are already in a close
>relationship. What I am thinking is that a reader of the guidelines who is
>also in the process of learning HTML may appreciate being reminded, by
>following links provided in the HTML page authoring guidelines, of crucial
>element and attribute definitions, examples of usage, etc., which are
>given in the HTML 4.0 spec. 

MP:: I'm of the opinion that guidelines directly associated with the spec
is a good thing. It at least gives the impression of formalism.


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