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RE: Proposal: Change context type label "text" to "visual text"

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 28 Dec 2000 12:22:28 -0500 (EST)
To: "Hansen, Eric" <ehansen@ets.org>
cc: "'Ian Jacobs '" <ij@w3.org>, "'w3c-wai-ua@w3.org '" <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0012281222200.12158-100000@tux.w3.org>
Works for me...


On Thu, 28 Dec 2000, Hansen, Eric wrote:

  Sounds reasonable to me.

  -----Original Message-----
  From: Ian Jacobs
  To: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
  Sent: 12/28/00 7:12 AM
  Subject: Proposal: Change context type label "text" to "visual text"


  In the 23 October draft [1], the "text" content label includes
  three checkpoints: 3.3, 4.1, and 4.2, all of which refer to
  requirements related to visual rendering of text:

    3.3: Blinking and animated text. I assume here that this only
         applies to visual rendering.
    4.1, 4.2: Text size and font family.

  Therefore, consistent with our use of the word "text" to
  mean "characters (before rendering)", I propose changing the
  content label to "visual text".

   - Ian

  [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/2000/WD-UAAG10-20001023/

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