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Re: RESOLUTION to modify text alternative change proposal and reject WAI CG's consensus recommendation

From: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>
Date: Fri, 9 Apr 2010 12:22:00 -0400
To: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Cc: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>, Cynthia Shelly <cyns@microsoft.com>, John Foliot <jfoliot@stanford.edu>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, "Michael(tm) Smith" <mike@w3.org>, Michael Cooper <cooper@w3.org>, Judy Brewer <jbrewer@w3.org>, "wai-cg@w3.org" <wai-cg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20100409162200.GE2280@sonata.rednote.net>
Laura Carlson writes:
> Hi Janina,
> 
> > By agreeing to warning, we have hopefully negotiated a specific WCAG
> > pointer. Had we stuck insisting on error, we would not have gotten that,
> > or so we were strongly advised.
> 
> Ian already had added a link to WCAG as I asked for in Bug 9241.

That's the spec. We're getting the direct pointers from the conformance
checker when the warning is encountered. That seemed a useful
enhancement to us.

Janina

> http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=9241
> http://html5.org/tools/web-apps-tracker?from=4934&to=4935
> 
> Best Regards,
> Laura
> 
> -- 
> Laura L. Carlson

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