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Re: NEW Checkpoint 4.S.1 (taken from S-1. Goes in Section 4. )

From: Lisa Seeman <seeman@netvision.net.il>
Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2002 23:33:34 -0800
To: "'GLWAI Guidelines WG (GL - WAI Guidelines WG)'" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-id: <000301c1bbbe$2dcbb5f0$4d93003e@dev1>
I agree that renderings should all have a level of conformance, but
different  level 3 conformance, is often done by different versions, which
has advantages of being able to optimize renderings for conflicting user

all the best,
----- Original Message -----
From: "Gregg Vanderheiden" <GV@TRACE.WISC.EDU>
To: "'GLWAI Guidelines WG (GL - WAI Guidelines WG)'" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Sent: Friday, February 15, 2002 10:32 AM
Subject: NEW Checkpoint 4.S.1 (taken from S-1. Goes in Section 4. )

> Based upon our discussions at the meeting yesterday
> Checkpoint 4.S.1
>  If you are serving content in different forms to different users to
> comply with the guidelines, then at least one version must meet all the
> guidelines (with which compliance is asserted) and that form must be
> complete and up to date:
> Success Criteria
>     1) that version provides accessible forms of all the content that is
> provided in the default presentation
>     2) that version can be obtained from visiting the same URI
>     3) that version is always up to date (same content) as default
>     4) that version can be easily selected by users using technologies
> that area accessible under these guidelines  (e.g. you don't have to
> operate an inaccessible technology in order to request the accessible
> form of the content)
> NOTE: The reason that one version must be used to meet all the
> guidelines instead of using different versions to meet different
> guidelines is to allow access by people having multiple disabilities --
> and because authors may not understand which combinations of guidelines
> must be used together to provide access.
> Gregg
Received on Friday, 22 February 2002 01:37:25 UTC

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