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Re: Closed non-embedded content???

From: Peter Korn <peter.korn@oracle.com>
Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2012 10:15:22 -0700
Message-ID: <50818AAA.9000402@oracle.com>
To: Michael Pluke <Mike.Pluke@castle-consult.com>
CC: "public-wcag2ict-tf@w3.org" <public-wcag2ict-tf@w3.org>
Mike,

The DRM examples that Gregg raises in this thread arise from a 
combination of the document & the user agent.  In order for the DRM to 
work, the document (and any transmission of the document) needs to be 
encrypted, with the user agent doing the decryption. And the situations 
in which the DRM does certain types of decryption depends upon the 
document.

Perhaps this is more "closed by policy" (of the rights holder), but the 
"closing bit or flag" is within the document.


Peter

On 10/19/2012 5:48 AM, Michael Pluke wrote:
>
> Is there such a thing as non-Web non-embedded content that is closed?
>
> Can anyone think of any examples? We need to answer this question 
> urgently. In all the cases that we can think of it is the device (i.e. 
> the user agent) that is closed.
>
> Best regards
>
> Mike
>

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