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Re: 48-Hour Consensus Call: InstateLongdesc CP Update

From: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
Date: Mon, 17 Sep 2012 19:40:05 -0400
Message-ID: <5057B4D5.70807@intertwingly.net>
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
CC: John Foliot <john@foliot.ca>, 'Joshue O Connor' <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>, 'Silvia Pfeiffer' <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>, 'Steve Faulkner' <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, 'HTML Accessibility Task Force' <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
On 09/17/2012 06:48 PM, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
>
> On Sep 17, 2012, at 3:26 PM, John Foliot <john@foliot.ca> wrote:
>
>> It comes down to 2 paths forward as I see it: one is that we
>> mandate something that browsers will continue ignore, or we
>> actively engage them in crafting the solution, one that meets all
>> of the user requirements.
>>
>> I think it's fairly obvious which I hope will be chosen - the
>> "which group dictates to the other" approach is not working. (I
>> will also note in passing that active listening is a requirement on
>> BOTH parts)
>
> I think you are right about that. Unfortunately, the conversation
> still seems to be on mandate-or-no-mandate rather than engagement in
> crafting a solution.

+1

- Sam Ruby
Received on Monday, 17 September 2012 23:40:31 GMT

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