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Draft for signing off

From: Jutta Treviranus <jutta.treviranus@utoronto.ca>
Date: Mon, 20 Dec 1999 10:46:53 -0500
Message-Id: <v04011701b483ff956b36@[]>
To: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>, w3c-wai-au@w3.org
Due to network problems Charles was experiencing, a number of edits did not
make it into the draft. As a result the draft to sign off on will be posted
tomorrow and the deadline for signing off will be Wednesday at the end of
the day.


At 5:24 PM -0500 12/18/99, Ian Jacobs wrote:
>I have published the 18 December version of the ATAG Guidelines [1]
>and Techniques Document [2]. In addition to changes made
>by Charles (which I will let him document), I made the following
>1) Incorporated changes from 15 Dec atag teleconf
>   http://www.w3.org/WAI/AU/telecon-15dec99
>2) Incorporated editorial changes from Ian's propsals of 12 December
>   http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-au/1999OctDec/0295.html
>3) Deleted the term "impairment" and replaced with "disability"
>   (one occurrence). Based on 14 December CG decision to not use
>   http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Member/w3c-wai-cg/1999OctDec/0053.html
>4) Deleted the term "alt-text" and replace with "text-equivalent"
>   (notably in the section on A-prompt).
>5) Changed "fulfill a checkpoint" to "satisfy a checkpoint"
>   (for unity with other guidelines).
>6) Added the following links:
>   a) Techniques now back link to the Guidelines (via the checkpoint
>      Linking is to the latest version of the guidelines.
>   b) Samples (e.g., Amaya) now back link to the Techniques (via
>      the checkpoint number)
>7) I made some changes to the document processing machinery to
>   align ATAG and UAAG (and ultimately WCAG). Readers should notice
>   absolutely no different. But if you remark anything strange,
>   please let the editors know.
>Thank you,
> - Ian
>[1] http://www.w3.org/WAI/AU/PR-WAI-AUTOOLS-19991218/
>[2] http://www.w3.org/WAI/AU/WD-WAI-AUTOOLS-TECHS-19991218
>Ian Jacobs (jacobs@w3.org)   http://www.w3.org/People/Jacobs
>Tel/Fax:                     +1 212 684-1814
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