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Re: Testing web page accessibility by phone

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 29 May 2002 12:34:12 -0400 (EDT)
To: phoenixl <phoenixl@sonic.net>
cc: <poehlman1@comcast.net>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0205291232540.29386-100000@tux.w3.org>

I agree with Scott - how much longer something takes because of a
disability-related scenario is an accessibility issue. This is where
accessibility and usability can be seen to be on the same continuum.

chaals

On Wed, 29 May 2002, phoenixl wrote:


  Hi,

  Well, other blind people think that time can be an issue for accessibility.
  (I also suspect they probably think they are right just like other blind
  people believe they are right.)

  Scott

  > accessibility means that it is available and can be used.  time is not a
  > deciding factor in this.  Other factors as has been indicated on this
  > thread address the time issue.


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