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Re: Events in SVG - chapter 13

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 6 Dec 2005 07:17:48 +0000 (GMT)
Message-Id: <200512060717.jB67HmX07983@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: www-svg@w3.org

>   Note: The W3C's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) advise
>   content creators to create device-independent content; in particular,
>   content should not require that the user has access to a pointer
>   device.

The problem with such statements is that content authors will perceive them
as being there for political correctness and will promptly ignore them.  
Explicitly mentioning new technology that is not specifically used by the
disabled might well have more impact on them.
Received on Tuesday, 6 December 2005 07:22:48 UTC

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