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Re: 1.4.1 clarification

From: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
Date: Mon, 5 Sep 2011 15:29:34 +0100
Message-ID: <CAEhSh3e3mR0Xuvvota-WQxHonzJR-SdLEc8XbZwRxZNHb6mdSA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Gavin Thomas <Gavin.Thomas@uwe.ac.uk>
Cc: "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
On Mon, Sep 5, 2011 at 2:44 PM, Gavin Thomas <Gavin.Thomas@uwe.ac.uk> wrote:
>>Sufficient techniques are advisory only; they do not impact WCAG conformance.
> " Under each guideline, there are Success Criteria that describe specifically what must be achieved in order to conform to this standard. They are similar to the "checkpoints" in WCAG 1.0. Each Success Criterion is written as a statement that will be either true or false when specific Web content is tested against it. The Success Criteria are written to be technology neutral.
> All WCAG 2.0 Success Criteria are written as testable criteria for objectively determining if content satisfies the Success Criteria.

Yes, those are Success Criteria, not "Sufficient Techniques".

Success Criteria are what you have to conform with. Ignore the
"Sufficient Techniques" if they're confusing you; they are purely
advisory material.

Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis
Received on Monday, 5 September 2011 14:30:12 UTC

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