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RE: FW: WCAG In Haiku; From William's Terse Version; Hope These Are Helpful

From: Charles F. Munat <chas@munat.com>
Date: Sat, 25 Aug 2001 12:57:46 -0700
To: "W3C WAI Interest Group" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <LHEGJAOEDCOFFBGFAPKBOEFICJAA.chas@munat.com>
For the record:

The haiku accessibility guidelines I posted to this list a couple of days
ago were not mine. They were written by Sean Palmer and Matt May.

Sean has published his to a web page:

http://infomesh.net/2001/08/wcaghaiku/

Check it out.

Charles F. Munat
Seattle, Washington


> -----Original Message-----
> From: jeffrey Pledger [mailto:jpledger@pop.mindspring.com]
> Sent: Saturday, August 25, 2001 9:18 AM
> To: Charles F. Munat
> Subject: Re: FW: WCAG In Haiku; From William's Terse Version; Hope These
> Are Helpful
>
>
> Charles,
>
> Very nice and I'm glad to see you followed the correct form in
> the writing
> of your poetry.  Smile.  For those unfamiliar with Haiku, you
> must follow a
> 5 - 5 syllabyl form in the three lines of poetry.
>
> Jeffrey Pledger
> President, AbleTV, Inc. At 02:20 PM 8/22/01 -0700, you wrote:
> >And a few more...
> >
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org [mailto:w3c-wai-gl-request@w3.org]On
> >Behalf Of Matt May
> >Sent: Wednesday, August 22, 2001 11:31 AM
> >To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
> >Subject: Re: WCAG In Haiku; From William's Terse Version; Hope These Are
> >Helpful
> >
> >
> >Maybe the ER tools can do evaluations in haiku as well:
> >
> >I can't move my arms
> >Your server-side imagemap
> >Helps me not at all
> >
> >Inscrutable mess
> >Writing clearly and simply
> >Is the thing to do
> >
> >Your alternate text
> >"pub slash six oh three dot gif"
> >Is pretty weak, dude
> >
> >Hey, this is fun! <grin/>
> >
> >-
> >m
> >
> >--- Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org> wrote:
> > > Yep. I actually thought this was cool as a way of making me
> look carefully
> >at
> > > what is there, too. (I guess you got to as well, writing
> them). Although I
> > > suspect that a spec written in haiku would be too different
> for people to
> > > readily approach it as a real spec.
> >
> >
> >
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Received on Saturday, 25 August 2001 15:55:25 GMT

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