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Re: Formal Recorded Complaint

From: Jason White <jason@jasonjgw.net>
Date: Fri, 3 Aug 2007 17:26:18 +1000
To: public-html WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20070803072618.GA15597@jdc.local>

On Tue, Jul 31, 2007 at 11:09:30AM -0500, Laura Carlson wrote:
> Because of this the access principle should be strengthen to something like:
> "Design features to be accessible, universal, and inclusive. Access by
> everyone regardless of disability is an essential. This does not mean
> that features should be omitted entirely if not all users can fully
> make use of them. But alternate/equivalent mechanisms must be
> provided."

I support substituting the above for the current, ambiguous wording in the
design principles.

This is better than simply citing the Charter, as it records the working
group's position in the design principles themselves, in clear terms that can
be referred to in applying this commitment, together with the other design
principles, to specific decisions.
Received on Friday, 3 August 2007 07:26:43 UTC

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