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Re: Action item: [Bugzilla WCAG Issue 660] should 1.6 inlclude level 1 success criteria?

From: Joe Clark <joeclark@joeclark.org>
Date: Tue, 11 May 2004 18:08:07 -0500 (CDT)
To: WAI-GL <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0405111805480.11075-100000@socrates.scdns.net>

> 1. Text shown over a background can be removed from the background and
> read separately.

As by copying it and pasting it into a text editor? Any site that doesn't 
use pictures of text meets that criterion already.

Or as by loading the text in a pop-up window?

The Working Group realizes, I trust, that, for media types like screen,
projection, and print, all text is presented over a background by
definition? (How else *would* you read it?)

Aren't you just trying to say "If you think someone may have trouble 
reading your text, let them change the foreground and/or background"?


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