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Re: Call for Consensus (CfC); Publish "Techniques for providing useful text alternatives"

From: John Foliot <john.foliot@deque.com>
Date: Fri, 10 Apr 2015 12:27:53 -0700
Message-ID: <CAKdCpxwi8VNSKeuyuwPfHZQt=PSO=h4o6VsyhgRfFL0w+PCS2g@mail.gmail.com>
To: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Cc: "janina@rednote.net" <janina@rednote.net>
Hi Janina,

The referenced URL in your email points to the HTML Accessibility Task
Force Consensus Procedures, whereas the Subject line references
the "Techniques for providing useful text alternatives". Please advise.

JF

On Fri, Apr 10, 2015 at 7:29 AM, <chaals@yandex-team.ru> wrote:

> +1
>
> 10.04.2015, 01:05, "janina@rednote.net" <janina@rednote.net>:
> > Colleagues:
> >
> > This is a Call for Consensus (CfC) to the HTML-A11Y Task Force to
> > publish the revised "Techniques for providing useful text alternatives"
> > as a W3C note.
> >
> > The candidate document is available at:
> >
> > http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/HTML/consensus-procedures
> >
> > As discussed over several recent Task Force teleconferences, this CfC
> > would effectively publish only a stub document inasmuch as the content
> > formerly provided by this document has been subsumed by the HTML 5.0
> > specification itself.
> >
> > ACTION TO TAKE
> >
> > According to agreed Procedures, this CfC is now open for objection,
> > comment, as well as statements of support via email. Silence will be
> > interpreted as support, though messages of support are certainly
> > welcome.
> >
> > If you object to this proposed action, or have comments concerning this
> > proposal, please respond by replying on list to this message no later
> > than 23:59 (Midnight) Boston Time on Thursday 16 April..
> >
> > Janina Sajka, For the Task Force Co-Facilitators
> >
> > --
> >
> > Janina Sajka, Phone: +1.443.300.2200
> >                         sip:janina@asterisk.rednote.net
> >                 Email: janina@rednote.net
> >
> > Linux Foundation Fellow
> > Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup: http://a11y.org
> >
> > The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
> > Chair, Protocols & Formats http://www.w3.org/wai/pf
> >         Indie UI http://www.w3.org/WAI/IndieUI/
> >
> > --
> >
> > Janina Sajka, Phone: +1.443.300.2200
> >                         sip:janina@asterisk.rednote.net
> >                 Email: janina@rednote.net
> >
> > Linux Foundation Fellow
> > Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup: http://a11y.org
> >
> > The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
> > Chair, Protocols & Formats http://www.w3.org/wai/pf
> >         Indie UI http://www.w3.org/WAI/IndieUI/
>
> --
> Charles McCathie Nevile - web standards - CTO Office, Yandex
> chaals@yandex-team.ru - - - Find more at http://yandex.com
>
>


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John Foliot
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Deque Systems Inc.
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