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Re: Charter suggestion [was Checkpoint on testability

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Dec 2000 13:11:23 -0800
Message-Id: <4.2.0.58.20001222130650.00c3a690@garth.idyllmtn.com>
To: "Leonard R. Kasday" <kasday@acm.org>
Cc: love26@gorge.net (William Loughborough), w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
I don't think there's anything uncivil about that, Len.  Just
as I'm focused on transformation of interfaces, you're focused
on accessibility metrics.  That's what your work is about, or
seems to be about.  I don't think there's anything uncivil about
acknowledging that.

It's certainly not an insult.

That said, I have no intent to cause any hard feelings in Mr.
Kasday, nor have him experience those hard feelings due to his
misinterpretation of what I've said, so I retract the reference
to his activities.

I do, however, reaffirm and restate my belief that there is no
need for guidelines mandating "testability".

--Kynn

At 01:05 PM 12/22/2000 , Leonard R. Kasday wrote:
>I'd like to discuss a charter revision, item 11, participants
>http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/new-charter-2000.html#participants
>
>Under "following commitment is expected" add
>
>commitment to civil discussion
>
>Cross group issue, actually.
>
>Len
>
>At 10:04 AM 12/22/00 -0800, Kynn Bartlett wrote:
>>I understand where this proposal is coming from -- Len's career seems
>>to be focused on automatic metrics for web accessibility -
>
>--
>Leonard R. Kasday, Ph.D.
>Institute on Disabilities/UAP and Dept. of Electrical Engineering at Temple University
>(215) 204-2247 (voice)                 (800) 750-7428 (TTY)
>http://astro.temple.edu/~kasday        mailto:kasday@acm.org
>
>Chair, W3C Web Accessibility Initiative Evaluation and Repair Tools Group
>http://www.w3.org/WAI/ER/IG/
>
>The WAVE web page accessibility evaluation assistant: http://www.temple.edu/inst_disabilities/piat/wave/

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