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Re: Reasonable default styles and visual accessibility

From: Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 02 Apr 2014 12:03:18 +0200
Message-ID: <533BE066.6090509@w3.org>
To: "Patrick H. Lauke" <redux@splintered.co.uk>, public-html@w3.org
On 01/04/2014 19:12 , Patrick H. Lauke wrote:
> or similar would do the trick...however, this would break compatibility
> with pretty much all current and legacy web content out there...

Yeah, the default style has the warts that it has but I don't think we 
can change it.

> so I'd
> say it's unlikely to be implemented. At best, browsers could be made to
> include a special "reader" mode perhaps that forces this, but users
> would have to explicitly turn it on/off.

And in fact several already do, either built-in or as extensions.

Robin Berjon - http://berjon.com/ - @robinberjon
Received on Wednesday, 2 April 2014 10:03:29 UTC

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