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Re: Discussion: dynamic pages

From: Peter Korn <peter.korn@oracle.com>
Date: Fri, 06 Apr 2012 10:04:15 -0700
Message-ID: <4F7F220F.5080002@oracle.com>
To: Elle <nethermind@gmail.com>
CC: "Velleman, Eric" <evelleman@bartimeus.nl>, "public-wai-evaltf@w3.org" <public-wai-evaltf@w3.org>
Hi Elle,

Just curious - are we presuming that all website evaluations will be 
done with the knowledge & cooperation of the website owner / developer?  
Without that, how could the evaluator determine what the full set of use 
cases is?


On 4/6/2012 6:33 AM, Elle wrote:
> Eric:
> I still believe that we can just model accessibility audits after the 
> business use cases that are provided for a web application's launch. 
>  In my experience, all of these dynamic scenarios are covered when 
> testing web pages for success in meeting functional requirements; each 
> profile has a use case.  All we need to do is write the accessibility 
> audits for each use case.
> Thanks,
> Elle
> On Thu, Apr 5, 2012 at 11:42 AM, Velleman, Eric 
> <evelleman@bartimeus.nl <mailto:evelleman@bartimeus.nl>> wrote:
>     Dear all,
>     I would appreciate your input on what to do with audits of dynamic
>     pages that do not just change data, but also provide different
>     outputs, layout, alt-tags etc. Could we cover this by describing
>     the exact use cases that we followed? But how do you evaluate a
>     page that does this if you are an evaluator with a different
>     profile than the use case that has been chosen?
>     Kindest regards,
>     Eric
> -- 
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