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Re: Keyboard Guidelines

From: Jan Richards <jan.richards@utoronto.ca>
Date: Fri, 18 Jul 2008 09:58:37 -0400
Message-ID: <4880A18D.5050902@utoronto.ca>
To: Simon Harper <simon.harper@manchester.ac.uk>
CC: WAI-UA list <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>

Hi Simon,

That's what I had in mind too. When we began the update of UAAG to 
version 2 we borrowed text from ATAG2. And once we get some strong 
wording worked out I'd like to bring it back to ATAG2 (I'm an editor on 
ATAG2).

Cheers,
Jan


Simon Harper wrote:
> 
> Hi there,
> 
> Interesting Telecon last night.
> 
> And seeing Jim's email forwarded from Markku, I was thinking, is there 
> any traction in the WAI having a set of over arching definitions / 
> guidelines applicable across working groups. It seems that UAWG ATWG 
> etc. will all need to be working on similar basic definitions and 
> checkpoints of what is meant by control of the UI and the content etc. I 
> wonder if we are not duplicating work and at the same time (if the 
> definitions and guidelines don't match) confusing developers. Maybe some 
> cross-application (WG) guidelines would help in this regard? Indeed, I 
> would suggest that our UAAG 2.0 4.1.x could easily be applied to ATAG too.
> 
> Or has this already been considered and rejected?
> 
> 
> Cheers
> Si.
> 
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