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Re: Sorry, Adobe

From: David Booth <dbooth@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 13 Feb 2003 02:40:25 -0500
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To: "Cutler, Roger (RogerCutler)" <RogerCutler@ChevronTexaco.com>, www-ws-arch@w3.org

PDF is still a major barrier to accessibility: http://www.w3.org/WAI/
HTML should be used unless there is a specific need to convey an exact 
visual image of the page layout (which is rare).

At 12:39 PM 2/12/2003 -0600, Cutler, Roger (RogerCutler) wrote:

>Obviously I don't know how to drive Acrobat very well.  It turns out
>that if you click on the "Text Select Tool" icon it enables the copy
>function.  My apologies to Adobe.  Incidentally, it was not an employee
>of Adobe that pointed this out to me, so you obviously have plenty of
>[I stll prefer HTML to PDF files, however].

David Booth
W3C Fellow / Hewlett-Packard
Telephone: +1.617.253.1273
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