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Re: Spaces within titles (was: Minor Input For Authoring Guidelin es)

From: Daniel Dardailler <danield@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 29 Apr 1998 09:32:05 +0200
Message-Id: <199804290732.JAA29547@www47.inria.fr>
To: "Charles (Chuck) Oppermann" <chuckop@MICROSOFT.com>
cc: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org

> Is this so much of a problem that we'd consider revising CSS for?  I can
> think of a half-dozen more important things I'd like to see in CSS.

DD:: where did you see a proposal for a CSS extension in my message ?
(I'm just giving an example of how CSS can be used today to hide the
ascii marker)

 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From:	Daniel Dardailler [SMTP:danield@w3.org]
> > Sent:	Tuesday, April 28, 1998 2:41 AM
> > To:	Gregg Vanderheiden
> > Cc:	w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
> > Subject:	Re: Spaces within titles (was: Minor Input For Authoring
> > Guidelines) 
> > 
> > 
> > > Daniel Wrote:
> > > We need to to add something in the Image section for image in ASCII
> > > art (refering to the thread we had a few weeks ago: how to announce
> > > them and finish them).
> > > 
> > > 
> > > GV: Suggested wording? 
> > 
> > DD::
> > 
> > [Required]
> > If an author chooses to use PRE and Ascii Art instead of more
> > expensive (size) image file in graphic format, it is required to
> >   - provide an indication of the beginning and the end the inline graphic
> >     [Interim] for screen reader users, make sure you announce the
> >         beginning and the end of graphic portion using a text "marker"
> >         understandable by the user reading the page, so that she or he
> >         can skip this portion. 
> >     [New] for markup aware browser, use <PRE class=graphics> (and </PRE>
> >         will end the graphic normally)
> >   - attach both a short description (figure caption) and, if the
> >     graphic presents important information, a long description using a
> >     class d-link Anchor.
> > 
> > One way to do the interim job while keeping the original look is to
> > use CSS display=none on some marked SPAN:
> > 
> > in STYLE section at the beginning of the HTML:
> > 
> >   .ascii-art-marker { display:none }
> > 
> > then
> > 
> > <SPAN class=ascii-art-marker>Ascii-art (ending with Figure caption)</SPAN>
> > <PRE class=graphic>  
> >    audio
> >  |----------|
> >    video
> >  |----....------|
> > </PRE>
> > <P>Figure 6.1: Effect of a delay on playout schedule for different
> > settings
> >        of the sync attribute. <A HREF=long class=d-link>D</A> 
Received on Wednesday, 29 April 1998 03:32:13 GMT

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