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Re: using IRC for EO meeting ?

From: Pierre GUILLOU <pierre.guillou@snv.jussieu.fr>
Date: Fri, 13 Jun 2003 10:47:57 +0200 (CEST)
Message-ID: <41304.194.158.98.36.1055494077.squirrel@webmail.snv.jussieu.fr>
To: <achuter@teleservicios.com>
Cc: <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>

That's very nice. I appreciate a lot.
We used irc.freenode.net from http://freenode.net/

pierre


> Pierre, I can use IRC during the meeting. What server/channel did we
> use  for the EA meeting? If you let me know I'll try to join.
>
> Alan
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> On Fri, 13 Jun 2003 09:56:06 +0200 (CEST), Pierre GUILLOU
> <pierre.guillou@snv.jussieu.fr> wrote:
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>>
>> Dear all,
>>
>> I think I've already asked you if using IRC channel in the EO meetings
>> could improve understanding and so communication for some of us (you
>> know who I mean :-) ... but I ask again.
>> I used 2 days ago IceChat (http://www.icechat.net/) for a
>> EuroAccessibility phone meeting. We had a phone meeting through a
>> phone platform (like the EO meetings) and on side we were all
>> connected to an IRC server.
>> As some people type faster than light speed (WAI training ?), all
>> participants could read on line and on time what everyone said: it is
>> no more than the minutes typing by someone (like the EO meetings). At
>> the  end
>> of the meeting, you juste make a "Copy and Paste" action and you keep
>> the minutes (waiting for the official ones with a summary of decisions
>> taken)  .
>> I can tell you that for people who are not native English speaker, it
>> is WONDERFUL. I know that one topic could be : is there an accessible
>> IRC interface somewhere ? If not, I'm sure it is not so hard to
>> develop. Reading English is much easier than listening.
>>
>> best,
>>
>> Pierre GUILLOU
>> Accessibilité du Web
>> Association BrailleNet
>> www.braillenet.org
>> www.accessiweb.org
>> www.euroaccessibility.org
>> tel: +33 (0) 1 44 27 26 25
>> pierre.guillou@snv.jussieu.fr
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> --
> Alan Chuter
> Accessibility Consultant
> Fundosa Teleservicios (Fundosa Nuevas Tecnologías)
> achuter@teleservicios.com
> +34 91 121 03 35
Received on Friday, 13 June 2003 04:54:45 GMT

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