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Re: Proposal: Change context type label "text" to "visual text"

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@uiuc.edu>
Date: Thu, 28 Dec 2000 09:22:00 -0600
Message-Id: <4.3.1.2.20001228092133.02f84f08@staff.uiuc.edu>
To: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Ian,
Sounds good to me.

Jon


At 07:12 AM 12/28/2000 -0500, Ian Jacobs wrote:
>Hello,
>
>In the 23 October draft [1], the "text" content label includes
>three checkpoints: 3.3, 4.1, and 4.2, all of which refer to
>requirements related to visual rendering of text:
>
>   3.3: Blinking and animated text. I assume here that this only
>        applies to visual rendering.
>   4.1, 4.2: Text size and font family.
>
>Therefore, consistent with our use of the word "text" to
>mean "characters (before rendering)", I propose changing the
>content label to "visual text".
>
>  - Ian
>
>[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/2000/WD-UAAG10-20001023/
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