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Re: Formal Recorded Complaint

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 01 Aug 2007 10:27:40 +0200
To: "Jason White" <jason@jasonjgw.net>, HTMLWG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.twdggezb64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Wed, 01 Aug 2007 04:29:32 +0200, Jason White <jason@jasonjgw.net> wrote:
> My main difficulty here is with the classification of features as
> "accessibility-specific", which gives too narrow a conception of the
> applications in which those features are, or may be, useful. Although  
> there may be arguments for features that specifically support assistive
> technologies, such as @role, I think they are the exception and that  
> measures taken to improve "accessibility" typically have broader  
> benefits, as long as one is willing to think beyond the "graphical  
> desktop browsers" paradigm.

The problem Maciej and others are trying to point out, I think, is that  
most authors will not think beyond the "graphical desktop browsers"  
paradigm. In fact, they will only test in a single browser and that's that.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Wednesday, 1 August 2007 08:27:47 UTC

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