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Re: Resolutions on Changes to REQUIREMENTS DOC

From: Wendy A Chisholm <wendy@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2002 11:26:26 -0500
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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>

Do you feel we need to address this fuzziness before publishing the document this Thursday?


>  S1 - Serving content in different forms in order to meet different user
>  needs or preferences is an acceptable way to comply with the guidelines,
>  --  as long as equivalents for all of the information are provided in
>  the different forms, and it is all available from the same URI.
>  (Accessible, findable links to alternate form(s) is allowed.) (Server
>  side solutions are acceptable - as specified.)
>CMN This still seems unclear to me as a way of phrasing what we mean. Does it
>mean every version must be content-negotiated, to keep the URI the same (in
>parctice this doesn't work with existing systems, where a specific version
>can come from a generic, content-negotiated URI, or can come from a specific
>version URI), or does it mean that it must be possible (easy?) to get from
>one version to another by some means?
>I therefore propose that we mark this as an issue still open until we can
>produce (or the editors can propose) some wording that seems less fuzzy
>Charles McCN 

wendy a chisholm
world wide web consortium 
web accessibility initiative
seattle, wa usa
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