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Re: Comments about the 2002-08-05 XHTML 2.0 WD

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Sat, 28 Sep 2002 14:03:18 +0300
To: www-html@w3.org
Message-Id: <E4CB9110-D2D1-11D6-9981-003065B8CF0E@iki.fi>

On Thursday, Aug 22, 2002, at 13:01 Europe/Helsinki, Chris Mannall 

> Gabriele Fava wrote:
> > The new nl element is intended to be a replacement of javascript to
> > make "dynamic" or "pop-down" menus. What Henri was talking about are
> > the "navbar" which are so often found on the left of webpages,
> > especially at the main page.
> I disagree. If you read the description of the nl element[1], you will
> find that they are "intended to be used to define collections of
> selectable items for presentation in a "navigation" menu."

Navigation can be more than a menu. What I meant was that on sites like 
News.com everythign except the story area could be marked as navigation 
or "site chrome".

Henri Sivonen
Received on Saturday, 28 September 2002 08:31:18 UTC

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