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Re: Which elements trigger a user notification to translate an element or object into a markup language?

From: Leonard R. Kasday <kasday@acm.org>
Date: Thu, 24 Feb 2000 12:20:15 -0500
Message-Id: <4.2.2.20000224121830.00bb9100@pop3.concentric.net>
To: Wendy A Chisholm <wendy@w3.org>, w3c-wai-er-ig@w3.org
Could be converted to

animated gif (although that can be a hassle)
or
Dynamic HTML.

Actually, this brings up yet another point.  Does anyone know the status of 
acessibility of Applets?  IBM and Sun were doing some impressive things 
with Java accessibilty.

Although our guidelines say to only use W3C technology, accessible or not 
(yet another topic).

Len

At 04:54 PM 2/22/00 -0500, Wendy A Chisholm wrote:
>what markup language should APPLETs be converted to?
>
>I'm not sure how to fit it into the repair:
>The user notification will be generated for each document.Help authors 
>convert decorative ascii art in PRE elements to SVG or an image format.
>
>Help authors convert ascii art represeting tables of data in PRE elements 
>to TABLE elements.
>
>Help authors convert images (IMG or OBJECT) used to format text to 
>XHTML/XML with style sheets.
>
>Help authors convert images (IMG or OBJECT) used to format mathematical 
>equations to MathML.
>
>--w
>
>At 04:05 PM 2/17/00 , Leonard R. Kasday wrote:
>>That looks good to me.  I'd just add the (deprecated but widely used) APPLET.
>>
>>Len
>>
>>At 01:55 PM 2/17/00 -0500, Wendy A Chisholm wrote:
>>>Therefore, I think I disagree that all elements in the BODY element 
>>>should generate this warning.  I think it should be limited to:
>>>IMG
>>>OBJECT/EMBED
>>>PRE
>>
>>-------
>>Leonard R. Kasday, Ph.D.
>>Institute on Disabilities/UAP, and
>>Department of Electrical Engineering
>>Temple University
>>423 Ritter Annex, Philadelphia, PA 19122
>>
>>kasday@acm.org
>>http://astro.temple.edu/~kasday
>>
>>(215) 204-2247 (voice)
>>(800) 750-7428 (TTY)
>
>--
>wendy a chisholm
>world wide web consortium
>web accessibility initiative
>madison, wi usa
>tel: +1 608 663 6346
>/--

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Leonard R. Kasday, Ph.D.
Institute on Disabilities/UAP, and
Department of Electrical Engineering
Temple University
423 Ritter Annex, Philadelphia, PA 19122

kasday@acm.org
http://astro.temple.edu/~kasday

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