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Re: Mapping HTML Techniques to WCAG 2.0

From: Wendy A Chisholm <wendy@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2004 15:53:18 -0500
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To: Michael Cooper <michaelc@watchfire.com>, "WAI GL (E-mail)" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>

I disagree with "The title element: 2.4.1.x – need to create a success 
criterion"
Guideline 4.1 says, "use technologies according to spec."  "title" is a 
required element in HTML 4.01 [1], thus html:title must be used and is 
covered by success criterion/guideline 4.1.

Thank you,
--wendy

[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/struct/global.html#edef-TITLE

At 02:59 PM 2/13/2004, Michael Cooper wrote:
>Attached is a document mapping the 5 November 2003 draft of HTML techniques
>for WCAG 2.0 [1] to the 17 November 2003 draft of WCAG 2.0 [2]. This is work
>done by Ben Caldwell, David MacDonald, and me a couple months ago. These
>mappings should appear in the next draft of the HTML techniques. Note that
>this is only a set of possible mappings to use as a starting point for
>discussion. The document is a working document but should be ok to figure
>out. Michael
>
>[1] http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG20/WD-WCAG20-HTML-TECHS-20031105.html
>[2] http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG20/WD-WCAG20-20031117.html
>
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>
>Michael Cooper
>Accessibility Product Manager, Watchfire
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