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Re: Draft-y A11Y Considerations test (again)

From: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>
Date: Thu, 18 Aug 2016 12:48:46 -0400
To: public-apa@w3.org
Message-ID: <20160818164846.GH1734@opera.rednote.net>
Thanks, Shane. I'm good with this latest draft.


Shane McCarron writes:
> After today's APA Payments User Requirements meeting, I was tasked with
> making slight updates to the drafy text I had provided two weeks ago.  The
> updated text is below.
> Please remember that this is meant to be EXAMPLE text that will need to be
> customized by/for each relevant specification.  It is not meant to be a
> boilerplate that will be stuffed into a specification with no thought as to
> whether it is relevant.
> With that in mind, please consider:
> This specification has no defined user interface. In addition, there are no
> specific accessibility requirements on implementations. However, to the
> extent that an implementation provides user interactions in support of this
> specification, the implementation must ensure that the interface for those
> interactions is exposed to the platform accessibility API. Moreover,
> implementors should take into consideration the needs of their users with
> varying abilities when designing solutions that implement this
> specification. As an example, the use of biometric authentication
> techniques should provide for enough variation to allow for people with
> widely differing physical abilities. See the W3C Accessibility Guidelines
> documents for more information.
> -- 
> Shane McCarron
> Projects Manager, Spec-Ops


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