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Re: tone as a guildeline?

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Sun, 9 Dec 2001 18:43:10 -0800
Message-Id: <a05101003b839d167ab17@[10.0.1.33]>
To: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>, Gregg Vanderheiden <GV@TRACE.WISC.EDU>
Cc: "'GLWAI Guidelines WG (GL - WAI Guidelines WG)'" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
At 9:39 PM -0500 12/9/01, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
>If we have anything useful to say then I think we are getting into content
>and effect to the extent that it impacts access - much as we do in various
>other areas (such as the very sensible requirement that people who cannot
>make use of each part of the content are nevertheless not excluded from using
>whatever they can).

Maybe we need "advisories" and "guidelines."  Advisories could be
normative, too, they're just not checkable.  This could solve some of
our problems with things like "use enough illustrations" and "use
simple enough language."

--Kynn

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Kynn Bartlett <kynn@idyllmtn.com>
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