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Re: W3C List of Evaluation Tools

From: Shadi Abou-Zahra <shadi@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 24 Nov 2005 11:26:04 +0100
Message-ID: <4385953C.20507@w3.org>
To: Mohamad <yehya.mohamad@fit.fraunhofer.de>
Cc: ERT WG Tools List <public-wai-ert-tools@w3.org>

Hi,

Mohamad wrote:
> I suggest to remove the following tools! from the list:
> 
> Alignment Studio: 
> (http://www.aurix.com/dynamic/products/ProductShow.aspx?story=14) does 
> not exist any more. The URL leads to a new website without any checking 
> tools.

OK.


> Alt Text Checker Alt Tag Checker: 
> (http://www.sonicon.com/wai/altsform.html) is just an online form to 
> check for alternative text. The website does not contain any further 
> information about contact data, version, license etc.

Maybe this link is wrong? When you submit the form, it leads to resources at Durham University:
  <http://www.dur.ac.uk/its/services/web/accessibility/tools/alttext/>


> TOC Maker:
> (http://cascades.mozdev.org/installation.html) the following message 
> appears on the website  WARNING : below are links to older unsupported 
> versions. SlideMaker is unsupported too and TOCMaker is obsoleted by bug 
> 170050.

More importantly: "CaScadeS is about to land into Mozilla's trunk" (September 2002). We should drop this and add some of the current Mozilla extensions.

Regards,
  Shadi


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