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Re: Comments on PAGEAUTH 2.4: Lists

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 19 Mar 1999 15:37:47 -0500
Message-ID: <36F2B59B.BFD60765@w3.org>
To: Al Gilman <asgilman@iamdigex.net>
CC: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>, Gerald Oskoboiny <gerald@w3.org>, w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Al Gilman wrote:
> 
> How much of this is contemplated as being in the Guidelines document vs.
> the Techniques document?  I am hoping that this belongs in techniques and
> hence can be deferred past the Monday/Tuesday meetings.

It's all for the Techniques document, so yes it can be deferred.

 - Ian

P.S. So you don't like the proposal... <grin>

> At 12:21 PM 3/19/99 -0500, Ian Jacobs wrote:
> 
> >3) We talk about a CSS1 solution:
> >
> >      Until either CSS2 is widely supported by users agents or user
> >      agents allow users to control rendering of lists through other
> >means,
> >      authors should consider providing contextual clues in nested
> >      lists. The following CSS1 mechanism shows how to hide the
> >      end of a list when style sheets are turned on, and to reveal
> >      it when style sheets are turned off, when user style sheets
> >      override the hiding mechanism, or when style sheets aren't
> >      supported.
> >
> 
> AG:: note changes in lines flagged X below.
> 
> >
> >        <STYLE type="text/css">
> >          .verboselist { display: none }
> >        </STYLE>
> >       <UL>
> X         <LI>Paper: <span class="verboselist">(four flavors)</span>
> >            <UL>
> >              <LI>Envelopes
> >              <LI>Notepaper
> >              <LI>Letterhead
> >              <LI>Poster paper
>                <LH span="verboselist">(End of paper flavors)</LH>
> 
> or else
> X                <span class="verboselist"><BR>(End of Paper)</span>
> or
> X              <LI class="header,verboselist">(End of paper flavors)</LI>

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