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Re: simple test of screen reader support for CSS-generated text

From: David Poehlman <david.poehlman@handsontechnologeyes.com>
Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2007 18:41:50 -0500
Message-ID: <001301c82bce$ecf4e970$0701a8c0@HANDS>
To: "T.V Raman" <raman@google.com>, <oedipus@hicom.net>
Cc: <wai-xtech@w3.org>


This that may be but it is the world in which we now live.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "T.V Raman" <raman@google.com>
To: <oedipus@hicom.net>
Cc: <wai-xtech@w3.org>
Sent: Tuesday, November 20, 2007 5:49 PM
Subject: Re: simple test of screen reader support for CSS-generated text

Additionally, note that CSS-generated content, if implemented
correctly between the browser and AT is a win for
accessibility. Judging technologies like CSS generated content
based on yesterday's browsers and the day-before-yesterday's
access tools is a mistake that will drive you into a deep
rat-hole from where you'll never emerge;-)

Gregory J. Rosmaita writes:
 > aloha, chaals, david and steve!
 > thank you VERY much for your test results -- so far, VoiceOver and
 > Opera (running on Mac OS?) are the only configuration (yet) which 
 > exposure of CSS-generated content to an assistive technology...
 > anyone with any other configurations (such as, Orca and FF3 on Linux;
 > anyone using a refreshable braille display; anyone with a copy of
 > HAL or SuperNova; anyone using supplemental speech with screen
 > magnification; and so on)
 > thank you, gregory.
 > ---------------------------------------------------------------------
 > A conclusion is simply the place where someone got tired of thinking.
 >                                                       -- Arthur Bloc
 > ---------------------------------------------------------------------
 >    Gregory J. Rosmaita - oedipus@hicom.net AND gregory@ubats.org
 >         Camera Obscura: http://www.hicom.net/~oedipus/
 > ---------------------------------------------------------------------

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