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Re: "CC/PP"

From: Wendy A Chisholm <wendy@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2001 03:00:55 -0400
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To: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>, Adam Victor Reed <areed2@calstatela.edu>
Cc: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org, kaz@w3.org, ohto@w3.org
Note that CC/PP is listed in the "W3C A to Z" on the left column of the W3C 
home page (i.e. it's the 14th link on the page).


W3C's Jigsaw has a simple implementation: 

The question about implementations was asked last october to the mobile 
group, here is Johan's reply:

Slides for a talk about the Panda prototype:

More info on Panda: http://yax.tom.sfc.keio.ac.jp/panda/

The CC/PP work seems to have moved over to the WAP forum - although I have 
not confirmed this (Kaz or Taka could you comment?). At least it doesn't 
seem that the CC/PP Web space has been updated recently and Johan discusses 
the WAP UAPROF working group in his book, "Designing Wireless Information 

I wonder what happened with the CC/PP Implementors Day planned for last 
November?  I see no record except for this invitation:


At 09:26 PM 4/24/01 , Kynn Bartlett wrote:
>At 05:43 PM 4/24/2001 , Adam Victor Reed wrote:
> >You are right, ccpp does seem to be more applicable here than content
> >negotiation. What is the current status of ccpp? Is there a working
> >apache module or other implementation available?
>I don't -think- so.  I wish there were, but I unfortunately have
>neither the time nor the programming skill to implement it.
>And of course, until some browsers start SENDING CC/PP profiles, it
>is not of much use -- yet.  So the call goes out to unite behind
>CC/PP, talk it up, raise the profile, get people interested!
>I was on the CC/PP working group at one time, exactly because of
>the accessibility implications, and I have high hopes for such an
>aid to adapting content.  I just wish that we could get it in the
>spotlight more and get some progress going on it!
>PS:  Reef has plans, in the future, to include a CC/PP implementation
>       in our Reef EveryWare software -- but that is probably a year
>       off, at least.
>PS2:  I have started a dialogue with some of the people at Reef
>        responsible for our web site and hope to see some changes;
>        I won't guarantee that they'll be all that _I_ want, but
>        hopefully we can make it better.
>Kynn Bartlett <kynn@reef.com>
>Technical Developer Liaison
>Reef North America
>Tel +1 949-567-7006

wendy a chisholm
world wide web consortium
web accessibility initiative
madison, wi usa
tel: +1 608 663 6346
Received on Wednesday, 25 April 2001 02:59:10 UTC

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