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RE: Process/Procedure for Accessibility Testing of Software

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 8 Mar 2001 10:15:24 -0500 (EST)
To: Mike Paciello <paciello@ma.ultranet.com>
cc: Kynn Bartlett <kynn@reef.com>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0103081013160.15814-100000@tux.w3.org>
There is a start on it as part of techniques for ATAG:  Techniques for
Evaluating Authoring Tool Accessibility at
http://www.w3.org/WAI/AU/WD-ATAG10-EVAL-20000913/

(The idea is that we will make this more complete and it will be a part of
the ATAG techniques in a new draft)

comments and contributions very welcome by the way - please send them to
w3c-wai-au@w3.org

cheers

Charles McCN

On Wed, 7 Mar 2001, Mike Paciello wrote:

  I would bet that Kitch, Jutta, and Shawn can get you things. I will send you
  things I've done as well.

  -Mike

  > -----Original Message-----
  > From: Kynn Bartlett [mailto:kynn@reef.com]
  > Sent: Wednesday, March 07, 2001 10:02 AM
  > To: paciello@ma.ultranet.com; w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
  > Subject: RE: Process/Procedure for Accessibility Testing of Software
  >
  >
  > At 7:55 AM -0500 3/7/01, Mike Paciello wrote:
  > >I would highly recommend that you purchase a couple of usability books --
  >
  > [...]
  >
  > Already have all of the mentioned...
  >
  > >What you're not going to find is an measurable quantity of
  > >usability/accessibility reference material.
  >
  > Yeah, I'm kinda getting that picture. :p  I specifically could use
  > something that says "this is how we tested our software to ensure
  > accessibility" and I haven't found that -- yet.
  >
  > --Kynn
  > --
  > Kynn Bartlett <kynn@reef.com>
  > Technical Developer Liaison
  > Reef North America
  > Tel +1 949-567-7006
  > _________________________________________
  > ACCESSIBILITY IS DYNAMIC. TAKE CONTROL.
  > _________________________________________
  > http://www.reef.com
  >


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