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RE: Baseline capabilities

From: William Loughborough <love26@gorge.net>
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2000 07:34:08 -0700
Message-Id: <5.0.0.25.2.20001019072727.02327eb0@mail.gorge.net>
To: <seeman@netvision.net.il>, "WAI \(E-mail\)" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
At 11:11 AM 10/19/00 +0200, Lisa Seeman wrote:
>And anyway surely what these guideline are about are the 20% - who are 
>people too.

Thank you (and previously Gregory raised the same point) for that. We need 
reminding. For a group who deride (sort of) designers who, because they are 
directly connected to the Web, ignore such things as obscenely long 
download times, we are starting to show similar short-sightedness. The idea 
that Win95 is sort of obsolete when so many of our clients just got Win 3.2 
or that the idea of downloading 20MB of browser (into a 64MB HDD) could 
take most of a day (I was overjoyed to go from a 300 baud modem to a 1200) 
- but it's FREE shouldn't figure into this all that much.

'Nuf Said!.

--
Love.
                 ACCESSIBILITY IS RIGHT - NOT PRIVILEGE
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