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XML Key Managment Service comment

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@uiuc.edu>
Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2002 10:48:35 -0600
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To: fjh@alum.mit.edu, mike.just@entrust.com
Cc: www-xkms@w3.org, ij@w3.org, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org, w3c-wai-cg@w3.org, w3c-wai-pf@w3.org
I noticed that your charter said that DOM implementation issues was out of 
scope for you document.  I have concerns here, since one of the issues in 
the User Agent working group is dealing with is access to secure documents 
for alternative rendering.  Ideally this would be a lot easier if there was 
an interoperable way for security information to transmitted through the 
DOM.  UAAG has a requirement to export the DOM to assistive technologies 
for them to provide alternative renderings of alternative controls.

I think that a standard dom implementation for people to gain access to 
content in a secure way is important for accessibility.  I am not sure how 
this translates into your requirements document.


Jon Gunderson, Ph.D., ATP
Coordinator of Assistive Communication and Information Technology
Division of Rehabilitation - Education Services
College of Applied Life Studies
University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign
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Received on Tuesday, 19 March 2002 11:45:23 UTC

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