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Re: Applying design to W3C specs

From: Karl Dubost <karl@la-grange.net>
Date: Tue, 18 May 2010 20:29:16 -0400
Cc: "'Ben Schwarz'" <ben.schwarz@gmail.com>, "John Foliot" <jfoliot@stanford.edu>, Wai-Ig <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>, Wai-Xtech <wai-xtech@w3.org>, public-html@w3.org, www-archive@w3.org
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To: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>

Le 18 mai 2010 à 06:33, Charles McCathieNevile a écrit :
> Something that I think would be seriously helpful is more illustrations (you know, pictures) of stuff that is curently only described in dense complex text that often fails to communicate its meaning to the people trying to understand it.

Indeed. Though I have tried in the past once and made mistakes in the diagram.
The language of the specs is sometimes hard to understand even for making graphs.

Wrong graph for same origin algorithm

But definitely yes. 
If we start to do that, just guidelines for the graph style (color, font, etc.) and that will help.

Karl Dubost
Montréal, QC, Canada
Received on Wednesday, 19 May 2010 01:10:18 UTC

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