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RE: Accessibility of "CHM" format resources

From: John Foliot - WATS.ca <foliot@wats.ca>
Date: Mon, 6 Jun 2005 11:27:15 -0400
To: "'Tina Holmboe'" <tina@greytower.net>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <006201c56aac$39af5c00$6401a8c0@bosshog>

Tina Homboe wrote:
> On  6 Jun, Orion Adrian wrote:
> 
>> Well frankly the W3C has been doing a lousy job of late. It took 6
> 
>   I agree - it pains me to look at WCAG 2 and XHTML 2.

... And the latest draft or XHTML has me in an (obvious) fit! 

> 
> 
>   Me, and many with me, doubt accessibility - despite it's slightly
>   skewed direction at the moment - would have seen much
> daylight had WAI
>   not been involved.

You can add my name to that list.

 
> 
>  [*]
>   Not all designs belong on paper, either. The design must be
> adapted to
>   the medium; adapating the medium to the design as so many
> has struggled
>   to do ever since 1990 is a futile effort.

Tina, thanks for this!

> 
>  [**]
>   Yes, it could be better. It could be MUCH better. So could browser
>   support.

Amen

JF
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John Foliot  foliot@wats.ca
Web Accessibility Specialist / Co-founder of WATS.ca
Web Accessibility Testing and Services
http://www.wats.ca   
Phone: 1-613-482-7053
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