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Re: 6.3: RE: checkpoints 6.1,6.2,6.3

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 20 Jun 2001 01:55:08 -0400 (EDT)
To: Heather Swayne <hswayne@MICROSOFT.com>
cc: Jan Richards <jan.richards@utoronto.ca>, WAI AU Guidelines <w3c-wai-au@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0106200153000.19886-100000@tux.w3.org>
6.1 covers describing the accessibility features, but not methods (process).
That is 6.3 and would include documenting whatever work-arounds are required
to get the tool to produce WCAG-conformant content - for example how to add a
DOCTYPE to produce valid markup, or how to add a longdesc using a tool that
doesn't support it.

cheers

Chaals

On Sat, 16 Jun 2001, Heather Swayne wrote:

  I always thought the minimum for checkpoint 6.3 would be for an
  authoring tools documentation to inform the author above the WAI Web
  content accessibility guidelines and provide a pointer to their latest
  documentation. Checkpoint 6.1 provides for documenting the accessibility
  features and methods of that particular authoring tool.
Received on Wednesday, 20 June 2001 01:57:10 GMT

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