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Re: Media Matrix Issue: TVD shouldn't list audio

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2010 10:28:50 +1100
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To: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Well spotted. I've removed "audio rendering" as a technology in the
checklist. I think that's what would be mostly wrong in relation to
TVD.
Silvia.

On Thu, Oct 21, 2010 at 8:19 AM, Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net> wrote:
> Audio shouldn't be listed under any of the items relating to TVD:
>
> http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/HTML/wiki/index.php?title=Media_Accessibility_Checklist#tvd
>
>
> Our obligation is to pass data to the user's specialized AT, and establish a method for media control
> that user AT can hook into. We have no requirement to self-voice texted
> video descriptions, anymore than we have a requirement for browser to
> create braille on refreshable braille displays.
>
> We should discuss whether this principle also applies to large-print. I
> suspect it's fuzzier in this regard. We want browser to have some
> control of fonts and view ports. However, the more extreme enlargement
> is probably also a matter for user AT like ZoomText.
>
> Janina
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