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RE: summarization information delivery options: attribute or element

From: John Foliot <jfoliot@stanford.edu>
Date: Fri, 26 Feb 2010 13:28:53 -0800 (PST)
To: "'Laura Carlson'" <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>, "'Joshue O Connor'" <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>
Cc: "'Gez Lemon'" <g.lemon@webprofession.com>, "'Gregory J. Rosmaita'" <oedipus@hicom.net>, <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Message-ID: <01df01cab72a$b1d77f80$15867e80$@edu>
Laura Carlson wrote:
> The change proposal is titled "Details element as a replacement for
> summary attribute" [1].
> It says "summary can be made obsolete".

No, I'm sorry, it says: "The summary attribute would be allowed to become 
obsolete, but would remain conforming until a future version of HTML, to 
allow for backward compatibility with user agents which pre-date HTML 5."

...you neglected to mention the "... but would remain conforming..." part.


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