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Re: Automatically testing Web content for flicker

From: Phill Jenkins <pjenkins@us.ibm.com>
Date: Thu, 6 Jun 2002 18:44:45 -0500
To: w3c-wai-er-ig@w3.org
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>> Information on photosensitive epilepsy. [2]
>IMO that belongs more in UAAG: a person with epilepsy would be well-
>advised to use a browser that doesn't expose him/her to the risk,
>regardless of webcontent.
>> [2] http://www.epilepsy.org.uk/info/photofrm.html

Well said.  It's a browser/display issue, not a content issue.  The web
site [2] says the problem goes away at 100mhz, so with the right display,
and the animations turned off by the browser - is the problem solved or

Again we need an expert here, not us wan-a-bees.

BTW, is this now a WCAG issue?

IBM Research Division - Accessibility Center
Received on Thursday, 6 June 2002 19:45:21 UTC

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