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Re: Keyboard Guidelines

From: Simon Harper <simon.harper@manchester.ac.uk>
Date: Fri, 18 Jul 2008 15:18:06 +0100
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Cc: WAI-UA list <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
To: Jan Richards <jan.richards@utoronto.ca>

Hi Jan,

Do you think this would be useful to the other groups and future ones  
too? Should it be uniform across the guidelines?


Cheers
Si.

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On 18 Jul 2008, at 14:58, Jan Richards wrote:

>
> 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.
>> ====
>> Simon Harper
>> University of Manchester (UK)
>> Human Centred Web Lab: http://hcw.cs.manchester.ac.uk
>> My Site: http://hcw.cs.manchester.ac.uk/people/harper/
>> My Diary (iCal): http://hcw.cs.manchester.ac.uk/diaries/ 
>> SimonHarper.ics
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