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[whatwg] Heading, binding, LH (was:XSLT: HTML 5 --> HTML)

From: Michel Fortin <michel.fortin@michelf.com>
Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2007 09:21:27 -0500
Message-ID: <D887876C-54DE-4EB2-AA48-A5E573167A04@michelf.com>
Le 2007-02-13 ? 8:07, David Latapie a ?crit :

> This is my belief there is a need for properly ?binding? (is that the
> right term) a picture and description. I'd go further by saying we  
> need
> the rethink the ?master-slave?/?content-description? relationship in
> table+caption
> image+description (not speaking of "alt" here)
> dt+dd
> list+introduction to the list (LH)

<table>+<caption> works fine already.

Image+description should be covered by <figure>, although its current  
restrictions are pretty limitative in my opinion.

<dt>+<dd> works fine too, I think. It may be used as a substitute for  
<figure> currently, but I think the appearance of <figure> in the  
spec will make this practice obsolete.

As for lists, maybe <legend> should be allowed within list elements,  
although I can't say I have seen as much interest for this as for  
captioning images.

So I wonder what is to rethink exactly, because beside some minor  
issues it seems to be evolving in the right direction.

Michel Fortin
michel.fortin at michelf.com
Received on Tuesday, 13 February 2007 06:21:27 UTC

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