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Re: RE: new online list of web browsers

From: Robert Neff <robneff@home.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Aug 1999 00:16:03 -0700
Message-ID: <002701bede49$366acb60$64520518@alex1.va.home.com>
To: <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
i owuld liek to see a master list that shows what they suport in HTML 3.2, 4
and CSS 1 and 2.  For example, who supports longdesc and title.  this matrix
would also include graphical browsers.


----- Original Message -----
From: Judy Brewer <jbrewer@w3.org>
To: <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
Sent: Monday, August 02, 1999 6:46 AM
Subject: fwd: RE: new online list of web browsers


> EOWG
>
> Check out this resource on Browsers...
>
> ...and we should also link to his page from our
> <http://www.w3.org/WAI/References/Browsing> page.
>
> - Judy
>
> >To: <gnasby@uoguelph.ca>
> >From: Judy Brewer <jbrewer@w3.org>
> >Subject: RE: new online list of web browsers
> >Cc: "Wendy (E-mail)" <chisholm@trace.wisc.edu>, <gv@trace.wisc.edu>,
> <cpl@starlingweb.com>
> >In-Reply-To: <002801bedca1$093d24c0$866efea9@gregg>
> >References: <37A51994.32D6@uoguelph.ca>
> >
> >Graham,
> >
> >Nice resource!
> >
> >You might also like to check out, or link to, our "alternative browsing"
> page <http://www.w3.org/WAI/References/Browsing> at the Web Accessibility
> Initiative.
> >
> >- Judy
> >
> >At 11:39 PM 8/1/99 -0500, Gregg Vanderheiden wrote:
> >>Hi Graham
> >>
> >>Very nice to see this!
> >>
> >>Are you interested in also cataloging some features for each of the
> >>browsers?  We are interested in logging which browsers support certain
> >>features that are important for accessibility.   Interested?
> >>
> >>Also,  check out the WAI guidelines. There is now a logo that is
associated
> >>with the guidelines.  You may want to put it on your page as well.
> >>See  http://www.w3.org/WAI/WCAG1-Conformance.html
> >>
> >>Gregg
> >>
> >>
> >>-- ------------------------------
> >>Gregg C Vanderheiden Ph.D.
> >>Professor - Human Factors
> >>Dept of Ind. Engr. - U of Wis.
> >>Director - Trace R & D Center
> >>Gv@trace.wisc.edu, http://trace.wisc.edu/
> >>FAX 608/262-8848
> >>For a list of our listserves send "lists" to listproc@trace.wisc.edu
> >>
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >>From: Graham Nasby [mailto:gnasby@uoguelph.ca]
> >>Sent: Sunday, August 01, 1999 11:08 PM
> >>To: www-html@w3.org; cpl@starlingweb.com; gv@trace.wisc.edu
> >>Subject: new online list of web browsers
> >>
> >>[Updated! with correct URL - sorry about the previous incorrect URL]
> >>
> >>Hi!
> >>
> >>I am a Systems and Computer Engineering student at the University of
> >>Guelph (Guelph, Ontario Canada).
> >>
> >>I like many people do not want to feel constrained by mainstream web
> >>browsers and would like to know what alternatives are available.   I
> >>searched the web for about 2 hours to find a list of available web
> >>browsers, but could not find anything that was devoted to this task
> >>besides the results of the search engine at www.shareware.com . So I am
> >>hoping to provide this service myself.
> >>
> >>I have just started a list of web browsers:
> >>
>
>>http://www.uoguelph.ca/~gnasby/projects/web_browser_info/browser_list.html
> >>(This is to be the permanent location for the page.)
> >>
> >>The goal of this page is to become the definative list for web browsers
> >>on the web.
> >>
> >>It has all kinds of categories for browsers (shareware, freeware,
> >>commercial, under development, open-source, etc.)  And covers almost
> >>every operating system out there, including: win32, win16, DOS, OS/2,
> >>Java, Mac, 10 different flavours of unix, source-code, etc.
> >>
> >>One nice aspect of the page is that it is designed so that for every
> >>browser (and for each OS it runs under, if desired) there will be a URL
> >>to a web page on the internet for that browser.  There is also a listing
> >>of the company/development-team responsible with a URL link.
> >>
> >>         E.g. when it lists Netscape Navigator, it has a
> >>           link to the Netscape Navigator homepage
> >>           and a link to the homepage for Netscape Communications.
> >>
> >>
> >>I would greatly appreciate it if some folks could check out the page and
> >>let me know what you think.
> >>
> >>Also if I am missing any browsers, please let me know so I can add
> >>them.  Additionally, if there are any corrections to be made to the
> >>page, let me know as well.
> >>
> >>Cheers,
> >>
> >>Graham Nasby
> >>--
> >> ** This message was transmitted using 100% recycled electrons. **
> >>===================================================================
> >> =                |  University of Guelph Engineering Student    =
> >> =   Graham Nasby |      www: http://www.uoguelph.ca/~gnasby/    =
> >> =                |   e-mail: gnasby@uoguelph.ca                 =
> >>===================================================================
> >>
> ----------
> Judy Brewer    jbrewer@w3.org    +1.617.258.9741    http://www.w3.org/WAI
> Director, Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) International Program Office
> World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
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>
>
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