W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > w3c-wai-ig@w3.org > July to September 2003

RE: Helping Jaws (et al) pronounce our company name

From: <jon@spin.ie>
Date: Thu Sep 25 05:41:08 2003
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-Id: <20030925094107.D3C7313E94@dr-nick.w3.org>

> Maybe splitting hairs here (as often happens with these discussions),
> but...why wouldn't pronunciation be a characteristic of how something
> is spoken ? How to pronounce something is to ACSS what how to display
> something is to CSS, in my view...or am I missing an oh-so-subtle difference

To my mind a pronunciation-guide technology would hold the same relationship with ACSS as fonts do with background-images do with visual CSS - very much a seperate technology but best joined to XML or HTML with CSS as the bridge.
Received on Thursday, 25 September 2003 05:41:08 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 13 October 2015 16:21:25 UTC