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Re: R: R: NEW: Issue #1544

From: Matt May <mcmay@bestkungfu.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Aug 2005 13:28:38 -0700
Message-ID: <42FD0676.7010008@bestkungfu.com>
To: Roberto Scano - IWA/HWG <rscano@iwa-italy.org>
CC: 'WAI-GL' <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>

Roberto Scano - IWA/HWG wrote:

>Yes, we are working for accessibility but this don't authorize us to violate
>other W3C specifications.
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>

Yes, it does, if necessary. Our primary allegiance is to users with 
disabilities, not W3C specs. This document operates in real life, not 
theory.

>Roberto Scano:
>The problem is not the AT that don't handle <object> correctly but in the
>case of Flash is that Flash uses <embed> for dialog with MSAA with "set"
>options, instead of using <object> with "get" options
>  
>

That's not the information I have, and the link you sent doesn't say 
anything about it.

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