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RE: WCAG 2.0 and scripting

From: <Accessys@smart.net>
Date: Wed, 26 Sep 2007 14:30:22 -0400 (EDT)
To: Phill Jenkins <pjenkins@us.ibm.com>
cc: WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0709261426500.11159@fzneg.arg>

On Wed, 26 Sep 2007, Phill Jenkins wrote:

> > NOT EVERYONE USES WINDOWS!!!!
>
> Are you saying that using Windows make you more or less disabled?

Windows sure can disable a computer...

> > I haven't been able to get Javascript access to work with EMACspeak.
> > or for that matter other Linux access applications.
>
> Sounds like an EMACspeak problem.  I thought Raman had it working with the
> Firefox/Mozilla DOM . . .

maybe I need to download an update.  I am not the worlds greatest
coder.  but working with Firefox does not of itself mean it will work
with screen readers etc.

> Have you tried the Linux Screen Reader (LSR) with Firefox?

no I really should, been busy with my "real" job...

> IBM donated the LSR to open source and over 50,000 lines of code to
> Mozilla.

and I love IBM for all they have done to promote and support the open
source movement.  I would not even consider anything but an IBM
notebook.  Lenovo is no where near as good as IBM was.

thanks
Bob


>
> Regards,
> Phill Jenkins
> IBM Research - Human Ability & Accessibility Center
> http://www.ibm.com/able
>

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