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RE: WCAG Techniques are informative [was: Programmatic association of generic link text]

From: Haas, Josephine <josephine.haas@lastminute.com>
Date: Tue, 4 Sep 2012 14:40:48 +0100
To: Olaf Drümmer <olaf@druemmer.com>, Shawn Henry <shawn@w3.org>, W3C WAI ig <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <358E46564B72E641B1895D3D016C5CD959263A0409@SGLONMMP002.Global.ad.sabre.com>
Hi everyone,

Is it possible to get taken off this email list?  I am not sure how I got on it.

Thanks,
Jo

-----Original Message-----
From: Olaf Drümmer [mailto:olaf@druemmer.com] 
Sent: 04 September 2012 14:37
To: Shawn Henry; W3C WAI ig
Cc: Olaf Drümmer
Subject: Re: WCAG Techniques are informative [was: Programmatic association of generic link text]

I consider the following sentence inappropriate:

On 4 Sep 2012, at 15:21, Shawn Henry wrote:

> Web content could even fail a particular technique test,


especially in an  email that tries to state that techniques are no basis for determining conformance...

Techniques are just that - techniques. One could also call them useful tools, methods, cool ideas, helpful tricks,  ... but it is not suitable to call them tests.


Olaf Drümmer
Received on Tuesday, 4 September 2012 13:41:26 UTC

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