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Re: Revising 2.4

From: Matt May <mcmay@bestkungfu.com>
Date: Mon, 11 Jun 2001 16:13:00 -0700
Message-ID: <01f701c0f2cc$1f1fc5c0$6501a8c0@vaio>
To: <gv@trace.wisc.edu>, <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
I consider user control to be a technique. It's just a way to remove a time
limit. I think the wording here is a little too verbose (more so than the
rest of the checkpoints, anyway).

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m

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gregg Vanderheiden" <gv@trace.wisc.edu>
To: <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Sent: Monday, June 11, 2001 2:56 PM
Subject: RE: Revising 2.4


> If we incorporating Anne's suggestion this would become:
>
> 2.4  If at all possible, allow the user to control or do not limit the
time
> that a user may need to
> understand or interact with your content.
> * When a time limit cannot be avoided, move as much content
>   and interaction as possible out of the time-limited segment.
> * Provide disabled users with a means to bypass or extend
>   any remaining time limit.
> * Use delayed refresh or redirection only when necessary to
>   bring superceded content up to date.
> * Content must cooperate with user agent mechanisms for
>   preventing motion (including flicker, blinking, flashing,
>   auto-scrolling etc) and for control of the rate at
>   which motion occurs.
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