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Re: Chatromms

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 10 Dec 1999 06:14:10 -0500 (EST)
To: Helle BjarnÝ <hbj@visinfo.dk>, dll@w3.org
cc: "W3c-Wai-Ig (E-mail)" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.20.9912100611530.23632-100000@tux.w3.org>
IRC provides simple text-based chat. I haven't tried it with JAWS, but I will
have a go at it this weekend. It is also very widely available.

Daniel LaLiberte, at W3C, did some work on threading IRC to make it less
disorienting and more like a newsgroup. I have cc'ed him on this message in
the hope that he can provide some more up to date and comprehensive

Charles McCN

On Fri, 10 Dec 1999, Helle BjarnÝ wrote:

  I need information about accessible chat-rooms which can be accessed by VI
  JAWS users.
  I've been asked by the Danish Ministry on Housing and Urban Affairs how they
  can make a chat room on the ministers homepage that complies with the WAI
  Please send links to any relevant information for me to pass on to the
  ministry's webmaster
  Kind regards
  Helle Bjarno
  Videncenter for Synshandicap / Visual Impairment Information Centre
  Rymarksvej 1, DK-2900 Hellerup, Denmark
  tlf: +45 39 40 31 00
  fax: +45 39 61 94 14
  e-mail: hbj@visinfo.dk 

--Charles McCathieNevile    mailto:charles@w3.org  phone: +61 409 134 136
W3C Web Accessibility Initiative                    http://www.w3.org/WAI
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