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correct character for (contrast) ratio

From: <wolfgang.berndorfer@zweiterblick.at>
Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 11:21:50 +0200
To: <public-agwg-comments@w3.org>
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Please use the correct character code for ratio (e.g. 3∶1 and not 3:1)!

WCAG 2.1 and the working draft for WCAG 2.2 use : but it should be ∶ (&ratio; or &#8758;).

Visually both look nearly the same, but good screen readers announce them differently.

 

Wolfgang Berndorfer
Received on Thursday, 30 April 2020 09:22:07 UTC

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