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Re: Proposed clarification to checkpoints 3.3, 3.5, 3.6

From: David Poehlman <poehlman@clark.net>
Date: Tue, 13 Jun 2000 08:44:20 -0400
Message-ID: <39462CA4.7E3B47C6@clark.net>
CC: "Gregory J. Rosmaita" <unagi69@concentric.net>, Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>, User Agent Guidelines Emailing List <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
This seems like a valid approach to me and covers all the cases.  I might
add that we need to make sure that the default is also configurable.

"Gregory J. Rosmaita" wrote:
> 
> aloha, ian!
> 
> for what it's worth, i agree with your second assertion:
> 
> quote
> 2. that freezing/pausing video is a special case of UAAG 4.6
> unquote
> 
> but don't understand why the 2 choices -- freeze or play/don't play -- are
> mutually exclusive...  the choice of how to, or whether to, control
> multimedia files from loading, flickering, blinking and the like should be
> controllable
> 
>     This page contains a background sound, would you like to play it?
> 
> or
> 
> "This page contains blinking content--would you like to:
> A) load it,
> B) not load it,
> C) load it, but keep it from blinking,
> D) load it and set the blink rate to...
> [ ] accept as default and do not ask me again
> 
> gregory.
> 
> At 10:36 PM 6/9/00 -0400, you wrote:
> >Ian Jacobs wrote:
> > >
> > >  3.3 Allow the user to turn on and off rendering of video.
> > >      [Priority 1]
> >
> >An additional note: freezing (pausing) video is an
> >important special case of checkpoint 4.6:
> >
> >   Allow the user to start, stop, pause, advance,
> >   and rewind audio, video, and animations. [Priority 1]
> >
> >  - Ian
> >
> >
> > > [1] http://www.w3.org/WAI/UA/WD-UAAG10-20000507
> >
> >--
> >Ian Jacobs (jacobs@w3.org)   http://www.w3.org/People/Jacobs
> >Tel:                         +1 831 457-2842
> >Cell:                        +1 917 450-8783

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