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Open issues - REL

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charlesn@sunrise.srl.rmit.edu.au>
Date: Thu, 9 Jul 1998 14:47:51 +1000 (EST)
To: WAI GL <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.SUN.3.91.980709144559.5909A-100000@sunrise.srl.rmit.edu.au>
I understood that REL was something whose values were defined as part of 
some 'official' process. Which is not to say that we shouldn't be looking 
at it, because Jon's idea makes very good sense, but more that there may 
be other groups who we should also be talking to (HC?). Of course I could 
be way off track here.

Charles McCN

On Wed, 8 Jul 1998, Jon Gunderson wrote:

> Wendy,
> I would like to expand the D-Link reference issue to be a more generic use
> of the REL attribute of the ANCHOR tag for adding semantic markup of the
> document.  REL could be used for not only identifying D-Links, but site
> navigation anchors and items in or for a table of contents for a dcoument.
> UAs could use this information to create pop up lists.  This could be part
> of the META information section of the PA guidelines.
> Jon
> 
> 
> At 03:35 PM 7/7/98 -0500, Wendy A Chisholm wrote:
> >Dear GL members
> >
> >We are building a list of open issues on the P A Guidelines.
> >
> >Below is a summary what we have so far.  For the complete document please
> >see http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/wai-gl-issues.html .   Please help us with any
> >other
> >ones you know of that aren't in this list.  
> >
> >The first pass at the new techniques document will be available tomorrow in
> >preparation for Thursday's teleconference call as well as an updated
> >version of the GL home page.
> >
> >The Editors
> >
> >
> >1	Easy to read version	
> >2	How should we handle interim and future techniques?
> >3	How should we handle decision strategies for authors?
> >4	How do we best coordinate issues with the UA group?
> >5	D-Link Reference for Browser Detection (UA)
> >6	How to handle long descriptions on OBJECT without longdesc? (UA)
> >7	Which technique(s) should we select to handle ASCII art?
> >8 What are the recommended techniques for tables?
> >9 How do we define alt, title, and longdesc? (UA and AU)
> > 
> Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
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