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Re: keep CAPTCHA out of HTML5

From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2010 06:48:54 -0500
Message-ID: <1c8dbcaa1003190448u27723ef6od9dbc9f80f1f93bc@mail.gmail.com>
To: Matt May <mattmay@adobe.com>
Cc: David Singer <singer@apple.com>, John Foliot <jfoliot@stanford.edu>, Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>, "Gregory J. Rosmaita" <oedipus@hicom.net>, "public-html-a11y@w3.org" <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Hi Matt,

> I believe that it is a unique enough use case, and is used frequently enough
> that a case could be made for a "captcha" role on img.

Sounds like another solution option to add to the list.
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html-a11y/2010Mar/0391.html

Thanks Matt!

That would give UAs
> and assistive technologies a chance to call internal or cloud-based CAPTCHA
> solving systems like Webvisum, and validation/eval tools to mark them as an
> accessibility issue.

That is a bit similar to the "missing" and "generated" ideas from the
WAI CG advice. I filed bugs on those previously.

http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=9213
http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=9212

Best Regards,
Laura
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Laura L. Carlson
Received on Friday, 19 March 2010 11:49:28 GMT

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