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Re: Validation as test for basic accessibility

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-hwg@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2000 12:14:25 -0800
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To: David Poehlman <poehlman@clark.net>
Cc: webmaster@dors.sailorsite.net, david@davidsaccess.com, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
At 07:38 AM 1/19/2000 , David Poehlman wrote:
>bruce, I haven't an url, but another postulation.  when accessability is
>truly integrated into the spec, we won't have to worry about compliance,
>we can just validate.

David, I disagree.  We won't have to worry about code-level compliance,
but an HTML page is more than just the mechanics that can be checked
for and the specs that are written, but also a general approach to the
way web sites are created and how the creator thinks of her audience.

Kynn Bartlett                                    mailto:kynn@hwg.org
President, HTML Writers Guild                    http://www.hwg.org/
AWARE Center Director                          http://aware.hwg.org/
Received on Wednesday, 19 January 2000 15:36:54 UTC

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