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Re: Green Fingers

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Apr 2001 06:47:29 -0700
Message-Id: <a05010408b70b340e5288@[]>
To: "Matt May" <mcmay@bestkungfu.com>, "Jonathan Chetwynd" <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>, "Bailey, Bruce" <Bruce.Bailey@ed.gov>, <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
At 3:41 PM -0700 4/23/01, Matt May wrote:
>----- Original Message -----
>From: Jonathan Chetwynd
>  > However, I am not seeking a universal solution applicable to all web pages
>WCAG _is_ seeking this, or at least something as close to this as possible.

WCAG is seeking to define an approach or approaches that allow
everyone access.  WCAG 1.0 favored a "universal solution" by
mandating "all pages must have <x> and <y> to be accessible," but
WCAG 1.0 has been a failure in a number of key areas.  WCAG 2.0,
I hope, will be able to embrace a broader set of solutions than
merely demanding that you have an overloaded single interface which
users are expected to deal with regardless of how well it works
for them.

Kynn Bartlett <kynn@reef.com>
Technical Developer Liaison
Reef North America
Tel +1 949-567-7006
Received on Tuesday, 24 April 2001 10:02:48 UTC

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