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Re: Resize Text 1.4.4

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 06 Aug 2009 15:20:32 -0400
To: "W Reagan" <wreagan1@yahoo.com>, Richard_Userite <richard@userite.com>
Cc: "Andrew Kirkpatrick" <akirkpat@adobe.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.ux89ciitwxe0ny@widsith.local>
On Thu, 06 Aug 2009 13:59:21 -0400, W Reagan <wreagan1@yahoo.com> wrote:

> Therefore, it has to be reasonable that some browsers are exempt from  
> testing because as I clearly stated Opera 9.6.4 had a bug in it, but  
> when Opera gave me a download attachmen to Opera 9, I tested it and it  
> worked. There is a new version of 10 in beta format.
>  With the bugs in 9.6.4, it is reasonable to assume that 10 will have  
> the same problems.

No, it is not reasonable to assume that. Someone might have helpfully  
found an example like yours and pointed to it so that the bug gets fixed.  
You are also welcome to do so.

> The only question is which browsers need to be used and which to exempt  
> during testing.

Actually, this is unfortunately not the case, unless you accept "all  
browsers that people use" as the list (which would require you to run  
about half a dozen operating systems and several different mobile phones).

cheers

Chaals

> --- On Thu, 8/6/09, Richard_Userite <richard@userite.com> wrote:
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> From: Richard_Userite <richard@userite.com>
> Subject: Re: Resize Text 1.4.4
> To: "W Reagan" <wreagan1@yahoo.com>
> Date: Thursday, August 6, 2009, 5:11 PM
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> Step 1 - check that all dimensions are relative (ie ems or %)
> Step 2 - using different browsers view the page and each time enlarged  
> text size to double (200%) original
> Richard
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> ----- Original Message -----
> From: W Reagan
> To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> Cc: Andrew Kirkpatrick ; Charles McCathieNevile
> Sent: Thursday, August 06, 2009 5:49 PM
> Subject: Resize Text 1.4.4
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> One last question. Please take a look at  
> http://www.w3.org/TR/UNDERSTANDING-WCAG20/visual-audio-contrast-scale.html.  
> Statement #2 "Ensuring that text containers resize when the text  
> resizes". What does this mean? How can I test it?
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Charles McCathieNevile  Opera Software, Standards Group
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