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Re: wording of Checkpoint 7.4

From: Harvey Bingham <hbingham@acm.org>
Date: Mon, 10 Jan 2000 17:26:19 -0500
Message-Id: <4.2.2.20000110172102.00bd1100@pop.tiac.net>
To: User Agent Guidelines Emailing List <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
At 2000-01-06 14:59-0500, Gregory J. Rosmaita wrote:
>aloha, y'all!
>
>in reviewing the 28 december 1999 draft of the UA Responsibilities document, i
>was struck by the awkwardness of the wording of Checkpoint 7.4 in the 20
>december 1999 draft of UAGL
>
>quote
>Checkpoint 7.4 Allow the user to navigate just among all active elements.
>unquote
>
>why not::
>
>quote
>Checkpoint 7.4 Allow the user to limit navigation to all active elements
>unquote

[Ambiguous meaning of "limit" We don't mean to prevent such navigation!]

Why not::

quote
Checkpoint 7.4 Allow the user to choose to navigate just among the active 
elements.
unquote

[With XML, any element may be active.]

>if that is, indeed, what we mean...
>
>gregory

Regards/Harvey Bingham
Received on Monday, 10 January 2000 19:00:22 GMT

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