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RE: [Clarification] Checkpoint 6.5 (alert of changes to content) does not apply to style changes

From: Hansen, Eric <ehansen@ets.org>
Date: Thu, 05 Jul 2001 16:34:46 -0400
To: "'Ian B. Jacobs'" <ij@w3.org>, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
Message-id: <B49B36B1086DD41187DC000077893CFB03F7578C@rosnt46.ets.org>
Seems correct.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ian B. Jacobs [mailto:ij@w3.org]
> Sent: Thursday, July 05, 2001 4:12 PM
> To: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
> Subject: [Clarification] Checkpoint 6.5 (alert of changes to content)
> does not apply to style changes
> 
> 
> Hello,
> 
> In the 22 June draft, checkpoint 6.5 starts:
> 
>   "1.Provide programmatic alert of changes to content, user interface 
>      controls, selection, content focus, and user interface focus."
> 
> I would like to clarify in the Note following the checkpoint that
> the checkpoint does not require alert to changes of style or
> presentation
> (including, for example, SVG and SMIL animations). As long as the DOM
> is not changing, the checkpoint does not apply.
> 
> I consider this a clarification since the checkpoint refers 
> to *content*
> and not rendering.
> 
>  - Ian
> 
> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/2001/WD-UAAG10-20010622/
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> 
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