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Re: Microsoft .NET and Accessibility

From: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
Date: Sun, 27 Jan 2002 21:22:11 -0500 (EST)
To: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
cc: Demonpenta2@aol.com, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0201272116130.29404-100000@smarty.smart.net>
On Sun, 27 Jan 2002, Kynn Bartlett wrote:

> At 7:25 PM -0500 1/27/02, Access Systems wrote:
> >On Sun, 27 Jan 2002 Demonpenta2@aol.com wrote:
> >LINUX!!!
> >  >        Does anyone else find it ironic MS went banging about how it's
> >  > changing its focus to security and stability instead of new 
> >features lately?
> >can you say OXYMORON!
> 
> I'm sorry, are we talking about accessibility or are we bashing
> Microsoft?

I was commenting on "Security & Stability" and MS

> Microsoft has an accessibility team.  These are generally allies in
> the fight against inaccessibility.  Has anyone tried contacting them

I hope they make it accessible and I hope they do a good job
> 
> Ergo, we might do better approaching the Microsoft accessibility
> and/or .NET teams for a reasonable discussion, rather than shouting
> LINUX loudly 

oh I will always be singing the praises of Linux, but then again I am an
iconoclast and search for the "better" product rather than the most
popular, (did you know Radio Shack still carries Beta tapes?)

> or listing the litany of Microsoft sins.  (I know, I

don't have enough time

> know, it's radical and of course it won't work, since Microsoft
> hates us all or something,

MS doesn't know what it hates or likes.. 

> but let's at least try before we get out
> the lynchin' rope.)

you trying to take the fun out of my evening eh??????


;8*}

as long as what ever is made is accessible, but I save my time for making
open source accessible.

Bob

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