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Re: PDF Techniques and Adobe products

From: Al Gilman <asgilman@iamdigex.net>
Date: Fri, 27 Jul 2001 17:57:47 -0400
Message-Id: <200107272144.RAA3419599@smtp2.mail.iamworld.net>
To: Loretta Guarino Reid <lguarino@adobe.com>, w3c-wai-gl@w3c.org
Repair tools and techniques might be covered in Authoring Tools techniques. 
And the Content techniques cover the state (tags populated, whatever) of the
format when it is accessible.


At 02:19 PM 2001-07-27 , Loretta Guarino Reid wrote:
>  As we have been working on the PDF Techniques documents, there have been 
>obvious places where we could describe how to fix accessibility problems
in a 
>PDF file using Adobe products like Acrobat and Acrobat Capture.
> - Is it appropriate to include information on "repair tools" as part of a 
>WCAG spec, given that PDF is not a format that can be easily edited directly.
> - Is it a problem that these are commericial products? All from a single 
> - Some of the repair information is documented in information available on 
>the web at <http://access.adobe.com/>http://access.adobe.com. Should we just
refer readers to those 
>documents, or copy the information into the PDF Techniques document?
>Thanks, Loretta
Received on Friday, 27 July 2001 17:44:17 UTC

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