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RE: Updated Internal WD

From: Bailey, Bruce <Bruce.Bailey@ed.gov>
Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2005 11:53:17 -0500
Message-ID: <CCDBDCBFA650F74AA88830D4BACDBAB50B2D4A7B@wdcrobe2m02.ed.gov>
To: "Gregg Vanderheiden" <gv@trace.wisc.edu>
Cc: "WCAG-WG" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>

> Now I see the problem 
> - those are not meant to be success criteria.
> Perhaps we should have called them 'clauses' so we don't 
> have criteria that are subsets of criteria. 

2.2.1 has five conditions/clauses (UL, at least one of the following is true).
2.5.2 has three conditions (OL, at least one of the following is true).
3.1.5 has three conditions (OL, one or more of the following is true).
4.2.2 has two conditions (OL, *all* of the following must be true).

Not exactly consistent.  Of the four, only 4.2.2 *could* be broken into two independent success criteria.  IMHO that would be more readable, but if you call the two clauses conditions instead of success criteria, that does eliminate some ambiguity.

There still is the issue of style.  When to use bullets used for conditions, and when to use numbering?
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