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INVALID: "Please try to improve Bugzilla's accessibility/usability problems before Last Call"

From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 20 May 2011 06:40:06 -0500
Message-ID: <BANLkTikY+0o1acgw9K=QWDz+doiAT82wWg@mail.gmail.com>
To: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Cc: "Gregory J. Rosmaita" <oedipus@hicom.net>
Hello Everyone,

As you may have noticed the Bug 10525 was resolved INVALID [1].

Does anyone know if installing the latest Bugzilla release would help?
Gregory have you or has anyone tested if it ascertain if it would
resoled any of the problems that you identified?

HTML5 is relying on Bugzilla as a major component in its decision
process. I expect many people will be trying to use Bugzilla to raise
bugs on HTML5 during Last Call and will encounter the same problems
that Gregory encountered. It would be a shame if the Bugzilla
interface  discourages HTML5 input and shuts some people out of the


Best Regards,

On Fri, 2011-05-20 at 02:39 -0500, Laura Carlson wrote:
> 3.1 Bug 10525: "Please try to improve Bugzilla's
> accessibility/usability problems before Last Call" reported by Laura
> Carlson.
> Maciej's comment: "It is regrettable that bugzilla is lacking in some
> aspects. However, resolving these issues seems out of scope for the
> decision policy document. There is no component for tools in the W3C
> bugzilla. I recommend reporting these issues to the W3C Team and/or
> upstream to the bugzilla maintainers..."
> http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=10525
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