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Re: LIFT Text Transcoder

From: Martin Stehle <pewtah@snafu.de>
Date: Thu, 2 Mar 2006 11:28:04 +0100
Message-ID: <6510650263.20060302112804@snafu.de>
To: "Sailesh Panchang" <sailesh.panchang@deque.com>
CC: "'WAI Interest Group'" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

Hello Sailesh,

> So I do not see why they [S508] cannot become standard elsewhere if
> one chooses to implement them.

Maybe because the WCAG are more extensive?

> So if an organization or country adopts certain portions of the S508
> rules and packages them as something that they recommend, they will
> remain guidelines. If enforced more strictly like a set of
> regulations or law, they become standards.

Did you mean with "standards" conditions de facto or de jure?

Martin Stehle
Martin Stehle, Web Development
Received on Thursday, 2 March 2006 10:28:15 UTC

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