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Status on reopening longdesc Issue 30 (was Re: longdesc use cases)

From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Jan 2011 15:55:01 -0600
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To: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Hi Janina,

What is the status on your ACTION-102: - "draft request for
reconsideration on Issue-30"?
http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/HTML/track/actions/102

It was due January 20. Do you need any help?  If you do please let us know.

Thanks.

Best Regards,
Laura

On 1/18/11, Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com> wrote:
> Janina and all,
>
> In last week's accessibility task force teleconference minutes I noted
> that you took an action to to draft a request for reconsideration of
> HTML-ISSUE-30 longdesc. [1]
>
> I have added some use cases to the longdesc research page [3] as the
> Chairs' Decision [2] stated "The strongest argument against inclusion
> was the lack of use cases that clearly and directly support this
> specific feature of the language. "
>
> If you think it would help the request to reopen the longdesc
> decision, please feel free to use this use case information.
>
> If anyone has ideas for improvement or suggestions for additional use
> cases, please let me know.
>
> Janina, last month I filed [4] bug 11447 on the decision policy
> regarding the procedure for reopening an issue. It hasn't been
> resolved yet. A resolution on that bug may help you with your action
> item [5].
>
> Best Regards,
> Laura
>
> [1] http://www.w3.org/2011/01/13-html-a11y-minutes.html#item08
> [2] http://www.d.umn.edu/~lcarlson/research/ld.html#uclist
> [3]
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/2010Aug/att-0112/issue-30-decision.html
> [4] http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=11447
> [5] http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/HTML/track/actions/102
>
> --
> Laura L. Carlson
>


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Laura L. Carlson
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