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Re: H69: Example 3 "they" and "them"

From: Loretta Guarino Reid <lorettaguarino@google.com>
Date: Fri, 23 Apr 2010 18:42:13 -0700
Message-ID: <p2s824e742c1004231842i7fd180dn50f4181319c52738@mail.gmail.com>
To: makoto.ueki@gmail.com
Cc: public-comments-wcag20@w3.org
On Sun, Jan 10, 2010 at 12:49 AM,  <makoto.ueki@gmail.com> wrote:
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> Name: Makoto Ueki
> Email: makoto.ueki@gmail.com
> Affiliation: Infoaxia, Inc.
> Document: TD
> Item Number: H69
> Part of Item: Examples
> Comment Type: question
> Summary of Issue: H69: Example 3 "they" and "them"
> Comment (Including rationale for any proposed change):
> "Note that in HTML 4.01 and XHTML 1.x, heading elements only mark the beginning of sections; they do not contain them as element content."
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> What is "they"? heading elements?
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> What is "them"?
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> Proposed Change:
> Need clarification.
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Response from the Working Group
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We have rewritten this description to clarify the issue:

"Because there is no markup to associate a heading element with the
section content explicitly, users will assume that the heading applies
to all following content until the next heading element is
encountered."


Loretta Guarino Reid, WCAG WG Co-Chair
Gregg Vanderheiden, WCAG WG Co-Chair
Michael Cooper, WCAG WG Staff Contact


On behalf of the WCAG Working Group
Received on Saturday, 24 April 2010 01:42:42 UTC

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