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Re: Review request

From: Eric Eggert <ee@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 04 Oct 2017 14:19:35 +0200
To: "Nic Steenhout" <nic@knowbility.org>
Cc: "Shawn Henry" <shawn@w3.org>, public-eo-plan@w3.org, "Keen, Laura" <lkee@loc.gov>
Message-ID: <84F122F5-2896-4085-8900-81D0B9A74308@w3.org>


On 4 Oct 2017, at 14:11, Nic Steenhout wrote:

> Hello Shawn,
>
> Hope you got your CSUN submission in on time :) And that it gets 
> accepted!

Fingers crossed!

> The features of evaluation tools on the github reflect the features 
> listed
> under evaluation tools. Some of these features aren't listed with 
> every
> tool (I guess it depends on the tool developer submission/information 
> made
> available). The filters use a subset of these features.

Exactly. We had a long debate about what is necessary to know after the 
filtering and what is important to narrow down the list in the first 
place.[^1]

> That might provide the impression that there's a mismatch. There 
> isn't.
> It's just that there are more features available than filters 
> available.
>
> Hope this helps.
>
> Nic
>
> On Tue, Oct 3, 2017 at 10:53 PM, Shawn Henry <shawn@w3.org> wrote:
>
>> Hey Laura & Nic,
>>
>> Awesome!
>>
>> Quick comment for now as I'm preparing a last minute CSUN submission 
>> :-/
>>
>> I looked at the Filters in https://www.w3.org/WAI/ER/tools/ :
>> •       Guidelines
>> •       Languages
>> •       Type of tool
>> •       Technology
>> •       Assists by …
>> •       Automatically checks…
>> •       License
>>
>> And at the Features of Evaluation Tools in 
>> https://github.com/w3c/wai-sel
>> ecting-eval-tools/blob/master/index.md
>>
>> I was surprised they don't match.
>>
>> I can't take the time now to explore further -- and figure out if I 
>> should
>> create a GitHub issues about it or not -- but thought I'd toss that 
>> over to
>> you for now if case it's helpful before we get to more formal 
>> review...
>>
>> Best,
>> ~Shawn
>>
>>
>> On 10/2/2017 11:36 AM, Nic Steenhout wrote:
>>
>>> Hello group,
>>>
>>> We've finalized the content for the Selecting Evaluation Tools. We 
>>> would
>>> appreciate a full EOWG review and comments on github.
>>>
>>> https://github.com/w3c/wai-selecting-eval-tools/blob/master/index.md
>>>
>>> It would be awesome if we could get this done by 16 October, which 
>>> leaves
>>> 2 weekends.
>>>
>>> Thank you
>>>
>>> Nic
>>>
>>


[^1]: Maybe the assumptions are not correct anymore now we have 100 
tools in the list and we need to take a look at it, but this is neither 
the time nor the place to do so :-)


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Eric Eggert
Web Accessibility Specialist
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) at World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
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