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Re: Proposed rewording of checkpoint on input device independence

From: David Poehlman <poehlman@clark.net>
Date: Sat, 09 Oct 1999 12:58:43 -0500
Message-ID: <37FF8253.A994C075@clark.net>
To: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
CC: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
satisfies me.
Ian Jacobs wrote:
> 
> Hello,
> 
> Although Rich S. has an action item from [1] to propose
> rewording for the checkpoint on input device independence, I'd
> like to submit the following proposal:
> 
> Checkpoint 1.1:
>    Ensure that all functionalities offered through
>    the user interface may be operated through all
>    input device APIs supported by the user agent. [Priority 1]
>           Note. User agents are not required to
>           support all operating system input device APIs.
>           However, they are expected to support all
>           standard input device APIs (e.g., mouse and
>           keyboard for desktop computers, touch screen
>           input for kiosks, pen or keypad input for
>           small devices, etc.) Refer also to checkpoint 6.1.
> 
> Checkpoint 6.1:
>    Use the standard input and output device APIs supported
>    by the operating system. [Priority 1]
> 
>  - Ian
> 
> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/1999OctDec/0071.html
> 
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