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Re: Frames and accessibility: opinions please

From: Nick Kew <nick@webthing.com>
Date: Fri, 26 Apr 2002 03:17:33 +0100 (BST)
To: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20020426031045.W42661-100000@fenris.webthing.com>

On Thu, 25 Apr 2002, Access Systems wrote:

> On Fri, 26 Apr 2002, Nick Kew wrote:
> what I meant was "give me the URL of a site you think is well done or
> exemplifies what you are discussing.

A site that is well done doesn't need to be fixed by an accessibility
proxy.  It's badly-done sites I'm looking to fix!  Select a few
sites whose use of frames makes them difficult, and tell me if the
proxy improves things for you.

>   I run Lynx on linux.   it is a very basic system that is generally
> accepted as the basic accessible system (as per sec 508) that needs to
> provided access.

Yes, I know it well.  And indeed, a framed site without adequate
noframes content can be most annoying in it.

Nick Kew

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Received on Thursday, 25 April 2002 22:17:37 UTC

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