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RE: The Problem with WCAG (was RE: CSS Techniques for WCAG 2.0)

From: RUST Randal <RRust@COVANSYS.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Aug 2004 09:47:55 -0400
Message-ID: <1A729C6059E7CD4CA1DFE3985E6004210623ADE4@fth-ex02.CVNS.corp.covansys.com>
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John M Slatin wrote:
> Members of the WCAG Working Group 
> have been working steadily to develop comprehensive test 
> suites, and plans also call for publication of 
> technology-specific checklists (for W3C technologies only; 
> we'll have to call on developers of proprietary technologies 
> to write checklists for their own technologies). The hope is 
> that these will help developers of evaluation tools and Web 
> developers test for conformance to WCAG 2.0.

Now that is good news. If testing can produce real measurements that can
help make a business case for accessibility, it will help tremendously.

> In my opinion, the point that WCAG 2.0  needs to be more 
> testable is well taken.

> Thanks for the good feedback.

Thank you, John.

Randal Rust
Covansys Corp.
Columbus, OH
Received on Thursday, 19 August 2004 13:48:15 UTC

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