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Re: 4 June 2001 UAAG 1.0 Guidelines and Techniques available

From: gregory j. rosmaita <oedipus@hicom.net>
Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2001 10:34:55 -0400 (EDT)
To: "Ian B. Jacobs" <ij@w3.org>
cc: David Poehlman <poehlman1@home.com>, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.BSI.3.95.1010614102949.2328A-100000@ns.hicom.net>
aloha, ian!

one of the problems with the new "distributed" UAAG 1.0 is that it is
impossible to ascertain the date of the document one is reading from
within a sub-section, unless that sub-section happens to be cover.html

this is a really annoying aspect of the chopping up of technical
recommendations into bite-sized morsels...  why isn't there a W3C Process
guarding against this?  if date-stamps are important enough to embed in
URIs, surely they should be repeated somewhere in a document which "may be
updated, replaced or obsoleted by other documents at any time"


On Thu, 14 Jun 2001, Ian B. Jacobs wrote:
> David Poehlman wrote:
> > 
> > what does next mean at the top of the page?
> In the new "distributed" UAAG 1.0, the first link
> on each page is "next", which takes you to the next
> chapter. It is followed by "contents", which takes
> you to the main table of contents.
>  _ Ian

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