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Re: WOFF comment: Description of text elements

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 15 Jun 2011 14:45:54 +0100
Message-ID: <4DF8B792.1020506@w3.org>
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
CC: www-font@w3.org
On 15/06/2011 14:28, Chris Lilley wrote:
> On Wednesday, June 15, 2011, 3:17:21 PM, Richard wrote:
>
> RI>  Thanks for addressing this request.  What Jonathan did helps a lot.
>
> RI>  I wasn't sure why you didn't have a list of attributes and elements for
> RI>  the text element.  For example, I was trying to figure out whether the
> RI>  dir attribute can be used on the text element (to prevent the need for
> RI>  adding it to each of the enclosed divs, or indeed adding a div if there
> RI>  is only a single 'paragraph'.
>
> RI>  I didn't see anything in that section that enlightened me, one way or
> RI>  the other.
>
> I agree that it would be useful for the text element to be described using the same format as the other elements. I hadn't noticed that this element was described differently.
>
> The existing paragraph could remain as further information, after that description.
>
> Thanks for the swift reply.
>

np. Note, btw, that there's also an implicit question embedded in the 
above about whether dir is actually defined for the text element, and in 
such a way as its value is inherited by the contained div elements.

RI


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