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Re: SVG, Style, Resizing, Etc.

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 16 Oct 2000 10:55:57 -0400
Message-ID: <39EB16FD.2B6AE3F4@w3.org>
To: Jon Gunderson <jongund@ux1.cso.uiuc.edu>
CC: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>, Al Gilman <asgilman@iamdigex.net>, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org, kasday@ACM.org, Bruce_Bailey@ed.gov
Jon Gunderson wrote:
> 
> This sounds like it should give the capabilities needed for people with
> disabilities.  Can we get this in the techniques document as examples for
> checkpoint 4.15,  We might want to give an SVG example in a note after 4.15.
> 
> What do people think?

Chris says that the CSS requirement is not just for the
text. So for the SVG case, CSS will cover other parts
of an SVG object.  I think that's enough for now.

 - Ian

 
> Jon
> 
> At 04:13 PM 10/13/2000 +0200, Chris Lilley wrote:
> 
> >Al Gilman wrote:
> > >
> > > At 09:09 AM 2000-10-06 -0500, Jon Gunderson wrote:
> > > >Al,
> > > >The colors user for rendering the graphic is often more important than
> > size
> > > >for some people with visual impairments.  It depends on what part of the
> > > >eye is affected.  So we need to include foreground and background color in
> > > >the mix for full consideration of accessibility for people with low
> > vision.
> > > >
> > >
> > > Well, this requires a detailed walk through the details, but if the User
> > > Agent supports CSS on the mother document, it is supposed to support CSS on
> > > the embedded SVG;
> >
> >yes.
> >
> > > which, if it all works, should be giving the user
> > > foreground/background color control over the drawlines in general.
> >
> >yes
> >
> > > Unless the CSS requirement is only on the text.
> >
> >No!
> >
> > >  Have to check.  But we may be covered.
> >
> >yes.
> >
> >--
> >Chris
> >apologies for the monosyllabic reponses
> 
> Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
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