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Re: Slashdot: How should Govt sites be designed?

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 15 Dec 2000 07:49:24 +0000 (GMT)
Message-Id: <200012150749.eBF7nOa27501@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> statement. It seems clear to me (correct me if I'm wrong) that you believe
> that a strict interpretation of the WCAG guidelines will scare away a lot of
> potential converts. That's fine. But the solution is to change the WCAG as

I've always assumed that the three levels of compliance are there so that
there is a level (1) that shouldn't scare anyone, a level (3) which requires
real commitment, and an intermediate level that allows for  people who people
who want to go for more than token compliance, but are prepared to go all
the way.

Devaluing standards so that no-one fails seems as much political correctness
at would be forcing everyone up to the existing standards.
Received on Friday, 15 December 2000 02:49:45 GMT

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