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Re: WCAG 1.0 Question

From: Andy Mabbett <andy@pigsonthewing.org.uk>
Date: Wed, 31 Jan 2007 11:36:49 +0000
Message-ID: <n5dzHTGR9HwFFw5g@pigsonthewing.org.uk>
To: Anna.Yevsiyevich@kohls.com
Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

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<OF7B5D77CD.7BA075EE-ON86257273.0054E3FA-86257273.00555ADA@kohls.com>,
Anna.Yevsiyevich@kohls.com writes

>I am wondering about checkpoint 6.4 in WCAG 1.0.  Though it does not
>list "Flash" explicitly (and does list scripts and applets), I'm
>assuming that the *spirit* of that guideline checkpoint includes Flash
>as well.  Am I OK in assuming that?
>
>Here is the guideline:
>6.4 For scripts and applets, ensure that event handlers are input
>device-independent

Even if it did not apply to Flash, how would having device-dependent
event handlers for Flash content be accessible?

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Andy Mabbett

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