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Additional information for WCAG 2.0 review

From: Jim Allan <allanj@tsbvi.edu>
Date: Sat, 15 Apr 2006 18:42:29 -0500
To: WAU-ua <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>, Jan Richards <jan.richards@utoronto.ca>
Cc: John Slatin <john_slatin@austin.utexas.edu>, "Gregg C. Vanderheiden Ph. D." <gv@trace.wisc.edu>
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The UAAG - WCAG correlation table has been updated to include specific UAAG
references to WCAG success criteria.
http://www.tsbvi.edu/technology/uawg/wcag2.htm

The 30 June 2005 Working Draft of WCAG 2.0 contains a section called
"The question of baseline." This section summarizes the issues and the
rationale for WCAG's current approach.
http://www.w3.org/TR/2005/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#conformance


WCAG 2.0 has User Agent support notes related to success criteria.
>From any point in the WCAG 2.0 Guidelines
[http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG20/complete.html] document:

1. Choose a link "How to Meet Success Criterion x.y.z"
2. Locate the list of techniques (Techniques section)
3. Choose the technique that most closely meets your needs
	Each technology-specific Technique may include a section called
	User agent and assistive technology support notes (not included in
technology-independent techniques or Failures); which documents known issues
with mainstream user agents and/or AT

an example of a user agent support can be found at
http://trace.wisc.edu/wcag_wiki/index.php?title=Using_longdesc#User_Agent_an
d_Assistive_Technology_Support_Notes


Jim Allan, Webmaster & Statewide Technical Support Specialist
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