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Re: Improvement to text

From: Loretta Guarino Reid <lorettaguarino@google.com>
Date: Thu, 24 May 2012 14:50:30 -0700
Message-ID: <CAHu5OWb2-mKbRnGDPZ5fVyk1HDuwFVk7J9AscctWDerJnBSEig@mail.gmail.com>
To: djohnson@commonlook.com
Cc: public-comments-wcag20@w3.org
On Fri, May 4, 2012 at 6:25 AM, <noreply@w3.org> wrote:

> Name: Duff Johnson
> Email: djohnson@commonlook.com
> Affiliation: NetCentric Technologies
> Document: TD
> Item Number: PDF9
> Part of Item: Description
> Comment Type: technical
> Summary of Issue: Improvement to text
> Comment (Including rationale for any proposed change):
> Paragraph 3 of the description begins:
>
> "In some technologies, headings are designed to convey logical hierarchy."
>
> This is, however, a PDF Technique. In PDF, headings are *only* designed to
> convey logical hierarchy and have no other purpose whatsoever. As such
> there's no purpose in referring generally to "some technologies" in a PDF
> Technique.
>
> Proposed Change:
> Replace the first sentence of para 3 in the description with:
>
> "In PDF, headings are designed to convey logical hierarchy."
>
> ================================
Response from the Working Group
================================
Thank you for your comment. We have removed the discussion of heading
hierarchy from this technique.

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 Thursday, 24 May 2012 21:51:00 UTC

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