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RE: [#285] Proposal: Rename Core Techniques as Cross-Technology Techniques

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 20 Jun 2003 12:36:32 -0400 (EDT)
To: Wendy A Chisholm <wendy@w3.org>
cc: <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0306201235070.11213-100000@tux.w3.org>

Well they translate in lots of possible ways. I would actually translate them
as "Techniques for all technologies" or "generally applicable techniques".

chaals

On Fri, 20 Jun 2003, Wendy A Chisholm wrote:

>
>Thinking about using "General" or "Cross-technology" in context of the full
>title:
>"General Techniques for WCAG 2.0"
>"Cross-technology Techniques for WCAG 2.0."
>"Techniques for WCAG 2.0 That Apply Across Technologies"
>
>How do "General" and "Cross-technology" translate into other languages?
>
>Ben's message says, "here are candidates...indicate your preference."  If
>your preference is not for either of the candidates, please suggest another
>candidate.
>
>--wendy
>
>
>>On Thu, 19 Jun 2003, Ben Caldwell wrote:
>>
>> >
>> >Issue #285 [1] was discussed at this afternoon's call. We resolved that
>>
>> >the name should be changed, but have not settled on what that name
>> >should be.
>> >
>> >Candidates include:
>> >
>> >1.) Cross-Technology Techniques
>> >2.) General Techniques
>> >
>> >Please indicate your preference.
>> >
>> >-Ben
>> >
>> >[1] http://trace.wisc.edu/bugzilla_wcag/show_bug.cgi?id=285
>> >
>> >
>> >
>>
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