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FW: [teitac-websoftware] Color

From: Gregg Vanderheiden <gv@trace.wisc.edu>
Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2007 11:18:49 -0500
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
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>From TEITAC (508)  discussion.


I think Sailesh's edit is a good editorial one to make. 



CHANGE  "simultaneously visually evident",   TO   "simultaneously evident


ALSO another related (non Sailesh) change  

 CHANGE  "conveyed by color differences"  TO    "conveyed by difference in


Does anyone think that is less clear or changes the meaning?

Here is the context. 


1.4.1 Use of Color: Any information
<http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG20/#informationbycolordef>  that is conveyed
by color differences is also simultaneously visually evident without the
color differences




1.4.1 Use of Color: Any information
<http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG20/#informationbycolordef>  that is conveyed
by difference in color is also simultaneously evident visually without the
color difference.


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Gregg C Vanderheiden Ph.D. 


From: teitac-websoftware-bounces@list.teitac.org
[mailto:teitac-websoftware-bounces@list.teitac.org] On Behalf Of Sailesh
Sent: Monday, August 20, 2007 8:17 AM
To: 'TEITAC Web/Software Subcommittee'
Subject: Re: [teitac-websoftware] Color


"Difference in color"  between parts of content is the key. So I vote for
the WCAG2 statement and Greg's reasoning if I may.

That statement precisely conveys the evaluation criterion.  

In the WCAG2 statement  I suggest a small editorial change:

Instead of "simultaneously visually evident", I feel "simultaneously
evident visually" reads better without loss of meaning.


Sailesh Panchang
Senior Accessibility Engineer
Deque Systems Inc. (www.deque.com)
11130 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite #140,
Reston VA 20191
Phone: 703-225-0380 (ext 105)
E-mail: sailesh.panchang@deque.com

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