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Re: UA ISSUE OF THE WEEK: Table element access

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@staff.uiuc.edu>
Date: Thu, 14 Jan 1999 16:34:06 -0600
Message-Id: <199901142233.QAA17733@staff1.cso.uiuc.edu>
To: dd@w3.org
Cc: "Charles (Chuck) Oppermann" <chuckop@microsoft.com>, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
I don't want to focus so much on user agent problems, but user problems in
the guidelines.  The techniques section can include how different
technogies can approach fixing the problem.
Jon


At 05:23 PM 1/13/99 +0100, Daniel Dardailler wrote:
>
>> My opinion and at least in my estimate of the consensus within the working
>> group for the last month is that we want to reflect user requirements which
>> included non-visual renderings.  
>
>My opinion is that by wanting to include all problems for all agents,
>we're not progressing much and the issues are becoming too complex
>(which I define as complex enough that I don't understand them by
>reading a message on UA without rereading all the previous thread,
>which I don't have time to do).
>
>I want to look at what IE/Netscape/Opera have to do so that when used
>alone or with an assistive technology, they are accessible.
>
>Monday I met a new student to work on some WAI tool with me here in
>Sophia (France). She's blind and use IE + some softbraille
>product. She didn't even know what lynx or webspeak were, and she's in
>3rd year MS computer science.
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Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
Coordinator of Assistive Communication and Information Technology
Division of Rehabilitation - Education Services
University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign
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