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Re: 1.4.1 Speech audio

From: Gez Lemon <gez.lemon@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Oct 2006 02:19:39 +0100
Message-ID: <e2a28a920610221819i38beebb1m8a434f5dc005f751@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Gregg Vanderheiden" <gv@trace.wisc.edu>
Cc: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org

On 22/10/06, Gregg Vanderheiden <gv@trace.wisc.edu> wrote:
> 1.4.1 reads
> 1.4.4 Low/No Background Audio: Audio content does not contain background
> sounds, background sounds can be turned off, or background sounds are at
> least 20 decibels lower than the foreground  speech  content, with the
> exception of occasional sound effects.  Note Background sound that meets
> this requirement will be approximately one quarter as loud as the foreground
> speech content.
> Should this begin   "Audio content with speech does notů

I think that would be a good edit - or, "Audio content with foreground
sound does not..." to cater for sound files that have important
foreground information that isn't speech.

Best regards,


Supplement your vitamins
Received on Monday, 23 October 2006 01:45:31 GMT

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