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Re: Issue 208: Proposed wording for checkpoint 9.2

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 13 Apr 2000 14:07:51 -0400
Message-ID: <38F60CF7.923FE9FB@w3.org>
To: Kitch Barnicle <barnicle@trace.wisc.edu>
CC: Jon Gunderson <jongund@ux1.cso.uiuc.edu>, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Kitch Barnicle wrote:
> 
> Ian,
> 
> I actually think the next to last version was clearer.
> 
> Quote
> Allow user configuration for a confirmation prompt before a form is
> submitted, except when the user explicitly activates a form submit control.
> unquote
> 
> Just my opinion, otherwise it sounds like the configuration will be
> prompting rather than the system prompting for confirmation.
> 
> Kitch

One other question: it may sound like you have to allow for
configuration except when the user has explicitly activated a form. 
How about:

   Allow configuration so the user is prompted to confirm any 
   form submission not caused by explicit activation of a
   form submit control.

 - Ian


> At 10:31 AM 4/13/00 , Ian Jacobs wrote:
> >Jon Gunderson wrote:
> > >
> > > One more try by me:
> > >
> > > Allow user configuration for a conformation prompt before a form is
> > > submitted, except when the user explicitly activates a form submit control.
> >
> >Very nice. How about:
> >
> >   Allow configuration to prompt the user prior to a form submission,
> >   except when the user has explicitly activated a form submit control.
> >
> >-  Ian
> >
> > > The reason I suggest this is that the requirement is not broken up with the
> > > exception.  The exception follows.
> > >
> > > Jon
> > >
> > > Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
> > > Coordinator of Assistive Communication and Information Technology
> > > Chair, W3C WAI User Agent Working Group
> > > Division of Rehabilitation - Education Services
> > > College of Applied Life Studies
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> > >
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> > >
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> > >
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> >
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