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Re: IMPORTANT: Adopt proposed revision of checkpoint 7.6 (response requested)

From: mark novak <menovak@facstaff.wisc.edu>
Date: Wed, 10 May 2000 13:32:50 -0500
Message-Id: <v01540b0fb53f5b55ed86@[]>
To: Jon Gunderson <jongund@ux1.cso.uiuc.edu>, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
I'm OK with this as is, or if people feel this checkpoint is too lengthy
and since
this is a P2, then the "Note" could become part of the TECH doc.

At 9:27 AM 5/10/00, Jon Gunderson wrote:
>I would like to try to use our teleconference time more efficiently so I
>would like to try to resolve some issues using the list.
>Ian has proposed rewording for checkpoint 7.6 [1] to resolve proposed
>recommendation issue 233 [2] and included the proposal in the 7 May working
>draft[3].  The following is his proposal:
>7.6 Allow the user to navigate efficiently to and among important
>structural elements identified by the author. [Priority 2]
>Note after checkpoint: Structured navigation of headings, tables, forms,
>lists, etc. is most effective when available in conjunction with a
>configurable view (checkpoint 8.4 and checkpoint 8.5). Users should be able
>to navigate to  important pieces of content within a configurable view,
>identify the type of object they have navigated to, interact with that
>object easily (if its an active element), and recall the surrounding
>context (orient themselves). Use operating system conventions to indicate
>navigation progress (e.g., selection or content focus).
>Please respond to this e-mail as soon as possible if you think that we need
>further discussion of the wording of this checkpoint. If there are no
>responses I will assume that people are satisfied with the rewording of
>this checkpoint and I will remove the issue from the issue list.  If there
>is a request for further discussion I will add discussion of the proposal
>to the next available telecon.
>[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ua/2000AprJun/0287.html
>[2] http://cmos-eng.rehab.uiuc.edu/ua-issues/issues-linear.html#233
>[3] http://www.w3.org/WAI/UA/WD-UAAG10-20000507/
>Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
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