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Re: Intranet pages

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 5 Aug 2009 09:36:23 +0000 (UTC)
To: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Cc: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0908050934180.18950@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Wed, 5 Aug 2009, Steven Faulkner wrote:
> 
> so to exclude these environments from consideration in the development 
> of html, is to exclude an important aspect of the provision of access to 
> users with disabilities.

HTML does not have an exclusive option on the provision of accessibility 
features, or any other features. The whole point here is that in a walled 
garden environment, features (such as accessibility features) can be 
specified, implemented, and deployed without broad community agreement.

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