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Re: More scripting thoughts Pt. 2 (was RE: Accessible road maps)

From: Andrew Kirkpatrick <andrew_kirkpatrick@wgbh.org>
Date: Wed, 02 Jun 2004 17:11:55 -0400
Message-ID: <40BE429B.2070909@wgbh.org>
To: sdale@stevendale.com
Cc: foliot@wats.ca, accessys@smart.net, Kurt_Mattes@bankone.com, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org


>We are not talking about programs here, we are talking documents.  I think
>this is the crux of the scripting problem.  A WEBPAGE IS A DOCUMENT NOT A
>PROGRAM.  If you want networking applications, write a program.  If you
>want to convey information, use the web.
>  
>
I have a hard time agreeing with that statement. When I use online 
banking to pay a bill, is that an application or a document?  An 
interface to an application? 

Can you define document and application? 
AWK

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Andrew Kirkpatrick, Project Manager
WGBH National Center for Accessible Media
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