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Re: Revised List of Technologies (with volunteers...)

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Wed, 03 Jan 2001 23:45:28 -0800
Message-Id: <4.2.0.58.20010103234500.00b9a2d0@garth.idyllmtn.com>
To: "Marti" <marti@agassa.com>
Cc: <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>, "Anne Pemberton" <apembert@crosslink.net>
At 04:56 AM 1/3/2001 , Marti wrote:
>Regarding the use of graphics, I would like to see some changes in the
>terminology used.  Graphics is too generic a term and I doubt that Anne
>really wants two different sizes of all the 'decorative' stuff.  How about
>we call the images used to augment text "illustrations" to distinguish their
>purpose?

This is a good idea, as it clearly identifies a _function_
rather than a specific set of _formats_.

--Kynn

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