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minor comments on Techniques Examples

From: Susan Lesch <lesch@macvirus.com>
Date: Sat, 29 Aug 1998 02:08:31 -0700
Message-Id: <l03110701b20d59e12e2a@[206.19.103.154]>
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Gregg Vanderheiden wrote:

> THE TECHNIQUES document (which gives more detail on the techniques
> along with examples, is not done. But we have posted it for your
> comments and input.     We would like input both on content and
> organization. 

I found only seven miniscule things to mention in the Techniques' Examples (except that including optional end tags like </TH> in the TABLE examples may help Netscape and maybe others' CSS display). Sorry for any mistakes introduced here.

Keyboard access: lines 503 to 504
LABEL element needs to refer to an ID attribute (rather than to NAME).

Lists: line 701
LI element needs a ending greater than (&gt;).

Tables: lines 752, 804, and 828
I don't know the meaning of 'TABLE border="border"'. (In HTML 4.0, border accepts a value in pixels.) 

Brief descriptions for images: lines 984 to 985
IMG element needs TITLE attribute.

Long descriptions for images: line 998
URI needs a closing double quote (").

Pictures of text: lines 1406 to 1409
The CSS 'first-letter' pseudo-element may not be widely implemented yet, and it might or might not make sense in place of the SPAN dropcap example.

Rules and borders: lines 1544 to 1546
The CSS class ".redline" could stand alone, or needs IMG as a selector (rather than HR).
Received on Saturday, 29 August 1998 05:14:29 GMT

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