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Re: Issue ID: 2255

From: Jared Smith <jared@webaim.org>
Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2007 11:19:26 -0700
Message-ID: <f16638ed0711121019qd2ab5e7r7495d2affbfcf287@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-comments-wcag20@w3.org

>> Original Comment:
>> SC 1.4.1 addresses visual identification of content without relying on
>> color alone. This ignores and there is no other criteria that
>> addresses the fact that color and other stylistic differences are
>> inaccessible to non-visual users.
>
>
> Response from Working Group:
>
> Success criterion 1.4.1 speaks specifically to the case of visual
> perception of color.  Other text styling etc are covered by success
> criterion 1.3.1.
>
> We have added a note to 1.4.1 to make this clear:

This comment was made due to a misinterpretation on my part. The added
note adds clarification that would have helped me in the first place.
I am satisfied with the working groups resolution.

Jared Smith
WebAIM
http://webaim.org/
Received on Tuesday, 13 November 2007 19:02:50 UTC

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