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RE: REF 1.6 - New Success Criteria

From: Gregg Vanderheiden <gv@trace.wisc.edu>
Date: Thu, 24 Jul 2003 12:53:06 -0500
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
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Not sure I understand.  Why would it not be required.  This is an extended
checkpoint so it is already not required.

And did  you mean best practice checkpoint?


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Gregg C Vanderheiden Ph.D. 
Professor - Ind. Engr. & BioMed Engr.
Director - Trace R & D Center 
University of Wisconsin-Madison 

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Subject: Re: REF 1.6 - New Success Criteria


Shouldn't this be covered under Best Practices for checkpoint 1.6?

   Foreground content is easily differentiable from background for both
   auditory and visual default presentations.

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Date: Wed, 09 Jul 2003 14:56:24 -0500
From: Gregg Vanderheiden <gv@wiscmail.wisc.edu>
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
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Subject: REF 1.6 - New Success Criteria

New Checkpoint

Second Required Success Criteria for 1.6

We don't anywhere talk about a checkpoint regarding background color.  I
think that we need to have one and I think it should be required.

Suggest the following.

Text that is presented at checkpoint 2 - text that is presented over a
background color or gray scale has a mechanism that allows the text to be
presented in a fashion that there is a greater than ______ contrast between
text and background color as measured by ______.

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