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Re: color contrast feedback on new author view of HTML5 spec,

From: Smylers <Smylers@stripey.com>
Date: Thu, 14 Oct 2010 12:27:49 +0100
To: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Cc: "Michael(tm) Smith" <mike@w3.org>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20101014112749.GE24706@stripey.com>
Steven Faulkner writes:

> The new syle author view of the HTML5 spec looks great, except ...
> some aspects of the color contrast are not good and don't conform to
> WCAG 2.0 contrast criteria.
> I went through the style sheet ... and modified the styles where
> necessary ... to ensure that the foregorund/background colors are
> conforming.
> A version of the front page of the spec with modded styles  is
> available: http://www.html5accessibility.com/author.html

The hyperlink in the abstract when hovered over is white text on very
pale yellow. I'm not familiar with the contrast criteria you reference,
but I find that impossible to read, whereas I had no problem at all with
any part of the original.


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