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RE: Changes to Checkpoint 4.6 Position captions

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2002 19:15:31 -0400 (EDT)
To: Jim Allan <jimallan@tsbvi.edu>
cc: Jon Gunderson <jongund@uiuc.edu>, <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0206101914190.15332-100000@tux.w3.org>

It works for me in principle - it is after all the thing we are trying to
achieve (along with making sure they are in a viewport if that isn't the
whole view) - but it seems harder to verify in practice.

Chaals

On Wed, 5 Jun 2002, Jim Allan wrote:


  The generalization works for me.

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  Behalf Of Jon Gunderson
  Sent: Wednesday, June 05, 2002 2:03 PM
  To: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
  Subject: Changes to Checkpoint 4.6 Position captions



  For checkpoint 4.6 the consensus on the list discussion was to modify this
  requirement.  I suggest adopting a proposal by Ian to generalize the
  requirement to "make sure caption text is not obscured by the background".

  Jon


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