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Re: Handling Javascript [was Re: New(ish) Test Version Of Betsie

From: T. V. Raman <raman@Adobe.COM>
Date: Wed, 2 Jun 1999 13:36:29 -0700 (PDT)
Message-ID: <14165.38349.564345.37248@adobe.com>
To: "Leonard R. Kasday" <kasday@acm.org>
Cc: "WAI ER IG List" <w3c-wai-er-ig@w3.org>
Leonard--
point taken-- the minimal hack would open up things that are
currently closed to the lynx user.
The reason I wausi-dismissed it is that in my Emacs-centric
world I simply "show source" in the W3 browser, look for the
URL inside the javascript tag, and hit enter over it to
follow the link.

The validating form example is a little harder-- but not too
much-- I've got a personal perl proxy that cleans such junk
out for me.

There is room for a good open source project that
incorporates betsy and friends into an open and extensible
"personalized proxy" framework-- might be a good  project
for the WAI to take on-- (though I wont hold my breath
--given the track record so far)

-- 
Best Regards,
--raman

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