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Re: Fwd: PFWG comments on View Mode Media Feature

From: Michael Cooper <cooper@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 24 May 2010 12:04:13 -0400
Message-ID: <4BFAA37D.4030108@w3.org>
To: Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>
CC: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>, www-archive <www-archive@w3.org>, List WAI Liaison <wai-liaison@w3.org>
Thanks, the PFWG accepts your disposition of our comment. Michael

Arthur Barstow wrote:
> Hi Michael,
>
> During the widget group's May 20 call, we discussed your comment [1]
> and agreed the use of "tactile" was an accidental oversight and as
> such, we resolved to remove it from the spec:
>
>  http://www.w3.org/2010/05/20-wam-minutes.html#item07
>
> For the purposes of closing the LC comment loop, please reply to
> Robin's e-mail and indicate if you are satisfied (or not) with the
> group's decision to remove "tactile".
>
> -Thanks, Art Barstow
>
> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webapps/2010AprJun/0771.html
>
>
> Begin forwarded message:
>
>> *From: *ext Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com <mailto:robin@berjon.com>>
>> *Date: *May 20, 2010 9:51:59 AM EDT
>> *To: *Michael Cooper <cooper@w3.org <mailto:cooper@w3.org>>
>> *Cc: *"public-webapps@w3.org <mailto:public-webapps@w3.org>"
>> <public-webapps@w3.org <mailto:public-webapps@w3.org>>, List WAI
>> Liaison <wai-liaison@w3.org <mailto:wai-liaison@w3.org>>
>> *Subject: **Re: PFWG comments on View Mode Media Feature*
>> *Archived-At:
>> *<http://www.w3.org/mid/21946992-D5BE-4393-A1D7-D47542CA2EBE@berjon.com>
>>
>> Hi Michael,
>>
>> thanks a lot for your review!
>>
>> On May 19, 2010, at 18:32 , Michael Cooper wrote:
>>> The Last Call draft of the View Mode Media Feature states that it 
>>> "Applies to: visual and tactile media types" 
>>> http://www.w3.org/TR/2010/WD-view-mode-20100420/#the--view-mode--media-feature 
>>>
>>> While these view modes make sense for visual media types, they don't 
>>> seem appropriate for the two tactile media types "braille" and 
>>> "embossed", as defined in "Cascading Style Sheets Level 2 Revision 1 
>>> (CSS 2.1) Specification". in Section 7.3 "Recognized media types" 
>>> http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS2/media.html#media-types 
>>
>> Good catch. Listing "tactile" was unintended, it probably happened by
>> copying over from an existing media query description. This MF indeed
>> makes sense only for visual media. We have removed it from our
>> internal draft.
>>
>> Thanks!
>>
>> -- 
>> Robin Berjon - http://berjon.com/
>>
>>
>>
>>
>

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Michael Cooper
Web Accessibility Specialist
World Wide Web Consortium, Web Accessibility Initiative
E-mail cooper@w3.org <mailto:cooper@w3.org>
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Received on Monday, 24 May 2010 16:04:40 GMT

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