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RE: line length

From: P.H.Lauke <P.H.Lauke@salford.ac.uk>
Date: Mon, 10 Nov 2003 13:21:01 -0000
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Using javascript per-se is not a violation of WCAG guidelines, provided
that there's still the same or equivalent functionality when javascript
is disabled/not present. In this case - from what I can see doing a quick
scan of the article - the javascript only compensates for IE's shortcomings
for the visual representation. If the js doesn't kick in, the worst that
happens is that the lines are not "width-limited". So no, this is certainly
not a violation.

Patrick
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Patrick H. Lauke
Webmaster / University of Salford
http://www.salford.ac.uk


>In your article at http://www.smackthemouse.com/20031007 you suggest the
>use of JavaScript.   Is this not a 
>violation of the W3C guidelines?

>Kurt Mattes
Received on Monday, 10 November 2003 08:22:54 GMT

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