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Re: review of section 6

From: Harvey Bingham <hbingham@acm.org>
Date: Wed, 24 Feb 1999 11:37:09 -0500
Message-Id: <199902241755.MAA09095@mail-out-1.tiac.net>
To: WAI UA group <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
HB: My comment announcer.
At 2/23/99 08:00 PM , Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
>On Tue, 23 Feb 1999, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
>
>  
>  The checkpoints are, so far as I can see, as follows:
>  
>  1. Allow the user to navigate the document's structural tree [p2]
>  
>  2. Allow the user to generate and navigate a tree based on the semantics
>  of a DTD [p3]
>  
>  Technique: For an HTML document, construct a tree where headers are
>  considered children of preceding headers with greater priority, and
>  block-level elements are considered children of headers. Amaya does
>  something like this in its 'outline' view.
>  
>  3. Allow the user to search for content. In case of a match, move the
>  selection to the content [p2]
>  
>  4. Allow the user to search for an element, by specifying text content or
>  the content of descriptive attributes (eg TITLE, ALT). In case of a match,
>  move the selection to the element [p3]
> 
HB: 5. Allow the user a qualified search on attribute names and values. [p3]

Significant information about the visual content of a document may be 
available in attribute=value pairs. The qualification may be on element
name and its hierarchic position in the DOM, it may be on attribute name.
     
Regards/Harvey Bingham
Received on Wednesday, 24 February 1999 12:54:55 GMT

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