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RE: Text email newsletter standard

From: Patrick Lauke <P.H.Lauke@salford.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 8 Dec 2004 16:29:28 -0000
Message-ID: <3A1D23A330416E4FADC5B6C08CC252B90113C0AD@misnts16.mis.salford.ac.uk>
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> From: Phill Jenkins

> This Text E-Mail Newsletter (TEN) [note 1]so called standard seems
> to be used as a format for web pages as well.  And more interestingly
> it is in direct conflict with the latest draft of WCAG 2.0's [note 2]
> requirement 1.3 to not allow flat unstructured text.  See
> http://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/#content-structure-separation

Maybe I'm missing something, but: since when does WCAG apply to emails?
What if somebody is reliant on plain text email, due to whatever
equipment/software they're using?

Patrick H. Lauke
Webmaster / University of Salford
Received on Wednesday, 8 December 2004 16:32:20 UTC

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