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Conflict between alternative options 1-4 and F69

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Date: Mon, 04 Jul 2011 08:20:23 +0000
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Name: Detlev Fischer
Email: fischer@dias.de
Affiliation: DIAS GmbH
Document: QR
Item Number: Success Criterion 1.4.4
Part of Item: 
Comment Type: technical
Summary of Issue: Conflict between alternative options 1-4 and F69
Comment (Including rationale for any proposed change):
The "How to meet" document offers four alternative options to meet SC 1.4.4 (Resize Text), one of them simply "G142: Using a technology that has commonly-available user agents that support zoom". F69, on the other hand, describes the failure of clipping , trucating or obsurig text when applying text-only magnification to 200%. It seems that the How to meet" document should link support for page zoom to a (perhaps more modest) support for tex-onlz zoom. Just affordign page zoom (this works nearly always wiothout any extra effort) does not prevent the failure 69 when scaling text only.

Proposed Change:
Change logic in the "How to meet" document: G142 alone is not good enough. In addition, text-only resizing must also work to ensure a pass of F69.
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