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RE: Accessible Web Publishing Wizard for Microsoft Office (UIUC)

From: Sesock, Kevin A <kevin.sesock@okstate.edu>
Date: Wed, 6 Oct 2004 11:09:00 -0500
Message-ID: <D8E17FFA6C2D7447AD72FF9C75E12D4012DB47@EXE2.ad.okstate.edu>
To: "Bailey, Bruce" <Bruce.Bailey@ed.gov>, "Jon Gunderson" <jongund@uiuc.edu>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>, "Brian Kelly" <webfocus@gmail.com>

> Just my personal opinion here, but I am not sure that charging is a
bad
> thing.  Perhaps iCITA could have been more forthcoming about the
> likelihood of the Wizard becoming a commercial product, but would most
> people really have withheld their feedback?  We saw a similar thing
happen
> to Bobby, so who could really be surprised?

Yes, and Bobby is owned by a commercial entity.

iCITA is an academic, not-for-profit institution. That's one of the
things that irks me. I expect this kind of thing from some commercial
entities, but not from Universities.

Kevin A. Sesock, A+, NET+, CNA, MCSA
Assistive Technology Specialist
2nd Level Support Team
Technology Support Department
Information Technology Division
Oklahoma State University

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