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Re: Joint task force on ARIA user agent implementation

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2009 14:32:29 +0100
To: "Michael Cooper" <cooper@w3.org>, public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.uo6vwfk564w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Mon, 09 Feb 2009 17:56:38 +0100, Michael Cooper <cooper@w3.org> wrote:
> A work statement is available at
> http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/aria-ua-task-force. We discussed this a bit on
> last Thursday's HTML call
> (http://www.w3.org/2009/02/05-html-wg-minutes), as we want the HTML WG
> to approve that there would be a joint task force and get some of the
> members involved. There was some concern about time commitment and we've
> revised the participation expectation to 6 to 8 hours per month, or one
> or two hours per week on average. Also we expect that for most people
> this won't be new work, but will be a mechanism to coordinate existing
> work. We think the task force is likely to be operational for a few  
> months.

http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/aria-ua-task-force#participation does not seem in  
line with that. It also talks about WCAG 2.0 Techniques, which seems out  
of scope for this TF.

> Cynthia Shelly, who is a member of both the HTML WG and the Protocols
> and Formats WG, will be the initial facilitator of the task force, once
> it is approved. She will work on organizing the deliverables and asking
> people to participate. If you are interested to participate yourself,
> please reply to this message, on or off list.

I'm afraid I don't have much more input than what I gave during the brief  
meeting we had in Mandelieu though I'll follow the discussion on the list  
and attempt to review deliverables of course.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Wednesday, 11 February 2009 13:33:12 UTC

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