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Re: Proposed edit to checkpoint 10.9

From: Hans Riesebos <HRiesebos@alva-bv.nl>
Date: Wed, 19 Apr 2000 10:52:24 +0100
Message-Id: <s8fd8ff9.062@mail.alva-bv.nl>
To: <ij@w3.org>
Cc: "<"<w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
Strange that I never saw this before, but isn't this a repair strategy for a badly designed UI of the UA!?

And if it isn't, there is probably a disability that needs rearrangement in a special way (conflicting with other accessibility needs). This might give a clue as to what the minimum requirement must be.

Hans Riesebos
ALVA BV, The Netherlands

>>> Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org> 04/18/00 06:37PM >>>

Per my action item of the 11 April face-to-face [1], please
consider this editorial clarification to checkpoint 10.9:

  Allow the user to configure the arrangement of graphical user
  agent user interface controls.

  For graphical user interfaces, allow the user to configure 
  the arrangement of user interface controls. 

I would note that the minimal requirement of this
checkpoint is unclear.

 - Ian

[1] http://www.w3.org/WAI/UA/2000/04/rfbd-20000411#issue-273 
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