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Re: Is time running out for the without STYLE SHEET guidelines?

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 30 Jan 2003 22:10:41 +0000 (GMT)
Message-Id: <200301302210.h0UMAfe01617@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

> But take a look at how web applications are made in ASP.NET using Visual

Web applications are an issue.  They are not premised on the concept
of accessible documents, but, really on the idea that everyone has
IE installed, so you can download small amounts of Javascript 
dynamically, without needing install an application, with all the
problems of maintenance (and compatibility with other software) that
that involves.  At least in intranet terms, most of them are trying
to behave like native Visual Basic applications, not like web pages.

* Studio.Net: Web controls that automatically turns themselves into HTML,
* CSS and JavaScipt at run time. The programmer can not even control the

The comments that came back when ASP.NET was originally raised here is
that you must write your own controls, as the bundled controls make
no attempt at obeyiing accessiibility rules.
Received on Thursday, 30 January 2003 17:52:59 GMT

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