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RE: Issues with guideline 4.2

From: Gregg Vanderheiden <gv@trace.wisc.edu>
Date: Sun, 25 Jul 2004 18:15:14 -0500
To: "'Lee Roberts'" <leeroberts@roserockdesign.com>, "'Web Content Guidelines'" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <auto-000034812265@spamarrest.com>


Lee writes:
Personally I like the requirement of "freely".  It implies
that like IE, Opera, Netscape, Mozilla, and others the AT
is free.

That is what I was thinking until I realized that if IE is part of OS then
it isn't free.   I know there was a big legal battle about this... but if
you can browse directly off of windows explorer then...    

Opera isn't free either if you need features in advanced version.  But basic
one is. 
That was all that was making me think about perhaps not "freely".   But I
would like Free. 
 
Gregg

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Gregg C Vanderheiden Ph.D. 
Professor - Ind. Engr. & BioMed Engr.
Director - Trace R & D Center 
University of Wisconsin-Madison 
Received on Sunday, 25 July 2004 19:17:06 UTC

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