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Re: ISSUE-83 ACTION-152 Change Proposal for the use of dt/dd in figure and details

From: Shelley Powers <shelley.just@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 1 Dec 2009 14:32:47 -0600
Message-ID: <643cc0270912011232j82b5843v6aba1fc2bbd9c87c@mail.gmail.com>
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>, HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
On Tue, Dec 1, 2009 at 2:12 PM, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com> wrote:
> Thanks for providing a Change Proposal for this issue! The chairs are
> reviewing Change Proposals to ensure that they meet the required structure.
> Here is our feedback on this Change Proposal:
> 1) There does not appear to be a Summary. Please provide a Summary section.
> On the issue status list this Change Proposal is described as: "Change the
> spec to no longer use dt/dd for figure ordetails. Instead define a new
> element, fltcap, to use as the label for both." Feel free to use that if it
> is accurate.
> 2) There is a rationale but not clearly marked as such. It seems like
> essentially everything in the section labeled "Current HTML5 uses of dt/dd"
> is rationale, so perhaps a change in heading would be sufficient.
> 3) There are proposal details, but not clearly marked as such. It seems like
> the combination of "Proposed Solution for Issue-83" and "Anciliary Proposal:
> what to do with figure and details" provide the details. Perhaps just
> grouping them into a Details section would be sufficient.
> We suggest updating the Change Proposal to reflect the feedback in points
> (1)-(3).
> Regards,
> Maciej
> On Nov 10, 2009, at 5:55 PM, Shelley Powers wrote:
>> On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 7:48 PM, Laura Carlson
>> <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hi Shelley,
>>>> I know that change proposals need to be located on the W3C server, but
>>>> I don't believe I have permission to upload this file, and the change
>>>> proposal is, I feel, too big for an email to the HTML WG. If someone
>>>> with the appropriate permissions can load this page to the W3C
>>>> servers, and provide a link in a reply to this email, I'd be
>>>> appreciative.
>>> I added your Change Proposal to the Wiki [1]  and you to the
>>> ESWEditorsGroup [2]. You should have permissions to edit there now.
>>> I also started a Change Proposal Index Page to list change proposals. [3]
>>> [1] http://esw.w3.org/topic/HTML/ChangeProposals/DdDt
>>> [2] http://esw.w3.org/topic/ESWEditorsGroup
>>> [3] http://esw.w3.org/topic/HTML/ChangeProposals
>>> Best Regards,
>>> Laura
>>> --
>>> Laura L. Carlson
>> Thanks, Laura.
>> Next one I do, I'll add to the Wiki. It's handy to have a model to
>> follow, like you provided.

I'll review your suggestions.

I thought Paul and Sam were both on vacation?

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