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Re: A few thoughts on using dynamic web pages to improve

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-hwg@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Sat, 20 Nov 1999 17:21:43 -0800
Message-Id: <4.2.0.58.19991120171757.00b5ce30@mail.idyllmtn.com>
To: Claude Sweet <sweetent@home.com>
Cc: "Leonard R. Kasday" <kasday@ACM.org>, Scott Luebking <phoenixl@netcom.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
At 10:05 AM 11/16/1999 , Claude Sweet wrote:
>Might it be possible to actually set a command on the browser used by
>the disabled user so the web site would send a query and automatically
>send the user to the proper page maximized for the user's specific
>disability?

You mean maximized for the user's specific _ability_. :)

This is exactly what CC/PP -- Composite Capabilities/Preferences
Profiles -- will do for us in the future. :)  CC/PP is under development
at the W3C in the CC/PP working group, and should have some solid
foundations set next year.  For a longer explanation (on a really
basic, boring page!) see:

      http://www.ccpp.org/

Or the W3C site:

      http://www.w3.org/Mobile/CCPP/



-- 
Kynn Bartlett                                    mailto:kynn@hwg.org
President, HTML Writers Guild                    http://www.hwg.org/
AWARE Center Director                          http://aware.hwg.org/
Received on Saturday, 20 November 1999 20:38:39 GMT

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