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Re: Acessibility of <audio> and <video>

From: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Mon, 25 Aug 2008 21:53:01 +0100
Message-ID: <48B31BAD.9000709@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
CC: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>



Anne van Kesteren wrote:

 > He could wrap it in SMIL or something. (As I understand things geweldig
 > could be a SMIL resource.)

OK, that's a constructive suggestion.  But it
also seems to be an attempt to hive off the
responsibility for providing accessibility
features on others (in this case, the designers
of SMIL).  Why don't we just bite the bullet
and make HTML 5 accessible, full stop ?

Philip TAYLOR
Received on Monday, 25 August 2008 20:53:41 UTC

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