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Re: User Agent Teleconference for May 10 2007

From: David Poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net>
Date: Tue, 8 May 2007 11:31:26 -0400
Message-ID: <006201c79185$f1ae0520$0501a8c0@HANDS>
To: <jimallan@tsbvi.edu>, "WAU-ua" <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>

Jim,

How we deal with the fuzzy ones?  some may cover more than one catagory?

I guess the idea here is to confirm to wcag 2.0?  This makes sense from a 
pragmatic standpoint by may not work well in practical terms.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jim Allan" <allanj@tsbvi.edu>
To: "WAU-ua" <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
Sent: Monday, May 07, 2007 5:08 PM
Subject: User Agent Teleconference for May 10 2007



W3C User Agent Teleconference for May 10 2007
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Chair: Jim Allan
Date: Thursday, May 10 2007
Time: 2:00-3:00 pm Boston Local Time, USA (19:00-20:00 UTC/GMT)
Call-in: Zakim bridge at: +1-617-761-6200, code 8294#
for UK use 44-117.270-6152
IRC: sever: irc.w3.org, port: 6665, channel: #ua.
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1. Restructure current guidelines and provisions to fit new model

- Perceivable: able to be noticed by a user through one or more renderings
provided by the base user agent, its extensions, or assistive technologies

- Operable: able to be manipulated by a user through one or more input
devices recognized by the base user agent, its extensions, or assistive
technologies

- Understandable: able to be comprehended by a user through one or more
intelligible renderings provided by the base user agent, its extensions, or
assistive technologies

- Access system friendly: able to be viewed and controlled programmatically
by extensions to the base user agent and assistive technologies using
standard APIs (e.g. DOM, MSAA, Assistive Technology-Service Provider
Interface, UA, UIA)

2. Review ISO/IEC JTC 1 Special Working Group on Accessibility (SWG-A) "User
Needs Summary (UNS)"
that lists different accessibility needs for people with disabilities.

- www.tsbvi.edu/technology/uawg/userneeds-mapping_UAAG.zip
This file already has a preliminary mapping and comments (Thanks Shadi)
- map UAAG checkpoints and guidelines to User Needs Summary
- use review and mapping to ensure UAAG Requirements document is complete.


Please send RSVP or additional agenda items to the list.


Jim Allan, Webmaster & Statewide Technical Support Specialist
Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired
1100 W. 45th St., Austin, Texas 78756
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"We shape our tools and thereafter our tools shape us." McLuhan, 1964
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