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RE: Incorporating Flash into a Website

From: John Foliot - WATS.ca <foliot@wats.ca>
Date: Wed, 11 Oct 2006 08:00:51 -0700
To: "'Andrew Kirkpatrick'" <akirkpat@adobe.com>, "'John Foliot'" <jfoliot@stanford.edu>, "'Patrick H. Lauke'" <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <00e301c6ed46$123c8e90$6501a8c0@bosshog>

Andrew Kirkpatrick wrote:
> I'd caution against making too many generalizations about how screen
> readers do their work - different screen readers function in
> different ways - some combination of gathering information from MSAA,
> parsing of the DOM or the HTML files, and looking at the screen is
> used, but the specifics are the "special sauce" that you'll be
> unlikely to nail down.   

Yep, that's why I called it "a strange mix of ... stew" ('Cause every stew
is different ;))

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