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Re: Single Browser Intranets

From: Scott Luebking <phoenixl@netcom.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Oct 1999 14:30:34 -0700 (PDT)
Message-Id: <199910252130.OAA20861@netcom4.netcom.com>
To: kynn-hwg@idyllmtn.com, phoenixl@netcom.com
Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Hi, Kynn

Doing event handling on multiple browsers can be challenging.  Adding
accessibility to event handling on multiple browsers is even more of a
challenge.  What does "accessible event handling" mean and how is it
implemented?

Scott


> Multiple (infinite) browsers is a different issue from accessibility,
> though.  It's possible to make an interactive web application
> accessible to people with and without disabilities, using a particular
> "designated browser", while not supporting _all_ browsers.  In fact,
> in many cases it may even be _easier_ to do it that way.  (For example,
> supporting only MSIE means you can take advantage of some of the
> IE enhancements that _support_ accessibility, which are not found in
> Netscape or Opera.)
Received on Monday, 25 October 1999 17:31:14 GMT

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