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Re: 48-Hour Call for Consensus (CfC): Publish CAPTCHA Errata Update

From: John Foliot <john.foliot@deque.com>
Date: Thu, 31 Oct 2019 12:55:35 -0500
Message-ID: <CAKdCpxziPPdjiC=QhFohe+vi5t=Rypdx_-c-WJ2TBtKy9Letuw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Katie Haritos-Shea <ryladog@gmail.com>
Cc: "Janina Sajka (janina@rednote.net)" <janina@rednote.net>, Accessible Platform Architectures Administration <public-apa-admin@w3.org>
+1

JF

On Thu, Oct 31, 2019 at 12:45 PM Katie Haritos-Shea <ryladog@gmail.com>
wrote:

> +1 to Publish CAPTCHA Errata Update
>
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> On Thu, Oct 31, 2019 at 1:26 PM Janina Sajka (janina@rednote.net) <
> janina@rednote.net> wrote:
>
>> Colleagues:
>>
>> This is a Call for Consensus (CfC) to the Accessible Platform
>> Architectures (APA) Working Group proposing the publication of an errata
>> update to our CAPTCHA Note:
>>
>> https://w3c.github.io/apa/captcha/
>>
>> ***Background***
>>
>> Following the publication of our Note we were made aware of an error of
>> fact in one sentence near the end of Sec. 2.1.2: Sound Output.
>>
>> https://w3c.github.io/apa/captcha/#sound-output
>>
>> The problem and proposed resolution is documented here:
>>
>> https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-rqtf/2019Oct/0018.html
>>
>> Our Research Questions Task Force (RQTF) has examined the issue and
>> recommends the resolution proposed in this CfC as logged here:
>>
>> https://www.w3.org/2019/10/23-rqtf-minutes.html#resolution01
>>
>> The sentence to be corrected is contained in the following paragraph.
>> Our proposed edit is included and marked by double brackets -- [[ ]]
>>
>> "Unfortunately, non English audio CAPTCHAs appear to be very rare
>> indeed.  [[As of this writing,]] we are aware of only one
>> [[stand-alone]] multilingual CAPTCHA solution provider with support for
>> a significant number of the world's languages."
>>
>> Our proposal is to simply update the published Note without fanfare or
>> public announcement of any kind. This is proposed as a simple erratum
>> update.
>>
>> ***Action to Take***
>>
>> This CfC is now open for objection, comment, as well as statements of
>> support via email. Silence will be interpreted as support, though
>> messages of support are certainly welcome.
>>
>> If you object to this proposed action, or have comments concerning this
>> proposal, please respond by replying on list to this message no later
>> than 23:59 (Midnight) Boston Time, Tuesday 5 November.
>>
>> NOTE: This Call for Consensus is being conducted in accordance with the
>> APA Decision Policy published at:
>>
>> http://www.w3.org/WAI/APA/decision-policy
>>
>> Janina
>>
>> --
>>
>> Janina Sajka
>>
>> Linux Foundation Fellow
>> Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup:       http://a11y.org
>>
>> The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
>> Chair, Accessible Platform Architectures        http://www.w3.org/wai/apa
>>
>>
>>

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*​John Foliot* | Principal Accessibility Strategist | W3C AC Representative
Deque Systems - Accessibility for Good
deque.com
Received on Thursday, 31 October 2019 17:56:15 UTC

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