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Re: Improvement to text

From: Duff Johnson <djohnson@commonlook.com>
Date: Thu, 24 May 2012 18:39:33 -0400
Cc: public-comments-wcag20@w3.org
Message-Id: <E73B1E5E-B914-4D81-829A-68333517B33E@commonlook.com>
To: Loretta Guarino Reid <lorettaguarino@google.com>
Thank you for this response.

I'll admit to being confused by the response, but I'll wait to see your revised copy before I comment further.

Thanks again for considering the comment.

Duff.

On May 24, 2012, at 5:50 PM, Loretta Guarino Reid wrote:

> 
> 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

Best regards,

Duff Johnson

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