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Re: Final review of WCAG requirements document prior to publication as a W3C note

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 28 Apr 2000 23:45:28 -0400 (EDT)
To: Jason White <jasonw@ariel.ucs.unimelb.edu.au>
cc: Web Content Accessibility Guidelines <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.20.0004282344480.25527-100000@tux.w3.org>
There is a problem in that this is an insufficient strategy for current
technology. There are ways of writing things that are currently widely
implemented and making them more accessible, and we should work on those.


On Sat, 29 Apr 2000, Jason White wrote:

  My personal preference would be to specify the DOM as the relevant
  technology and to develop the techniques and strategies in a way that is
  independent of the particular language (ecmascript, Java, or whatever)
  that may be used. Of course, examples would be provided in specific
  programming languages, but the requirement would be stated as a generic

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