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Re: Is Java Web Start covered by WCAG?

From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:39:16 -0500
Message-ID: <CAOavpvdEZa82AU0GY+dyWCf99E2ncEEtdeaikRmnGWnLfvpAYQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: James Nurthen <james.nurthen@oracle.com>, Gregg C Vanderheiden <greggvan@umd.edu>
Cc: Jonathan Avila <jon.avila@ssbbartgroup.com>, "w3c-waI-gl@w3. org" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>, public-low-vision-a11y-tf <public-low-vision-a11y-tf@w3.org>
Hi Gregg,

Did you mean WCAG's Web page definition?
https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/#webpagedef

Or something else?

Thanks.

Kindest Regards,
Laura

On 4/26/17, James Nurthen <james.nurthen@oracle.com> wrote:
> Can someone point to that definition because I can't find it.
>
>> On Apr 26, 2017, at 12:32, Gregg C Vanderheiden <greggvan@umd.edu> wrote:
>>
>> the definition of Web Content is in the definition section of WCAG.
>>
>> if something meets that definition  - it would be Web Content as per
>> WCAG.
>>
>> g
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>>
>> Gregg C Vanderheiden
>> greggvan@umd.edu
>>
>>
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>>>> On Apr 26, 2017, at 8:56 PM, Jonathan Avila <jon.avila@ssbbartgroup.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> If when it is run it uses HTTP to get its content then it is web
>>>> content. What is download it is simply a special user agent.
>>>
>>> A lot of things can be sent via HTTP.  Remote Desktop can be run over
>>> HTTP -- through a special user agent.  This definition might include a
>>> lot of things we haven't considered.  PhoneGap wraps web content that
>>> uses HTTP.  So does that make PhoneGap a user agent?
>>>
>>> Jonathan
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Gregg Vanderheiden RTF [mailto:gregg@raisingthefloor.org]
>>> Sent: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 2:48 PM
>>> To: Laura Carlson
>>> Cc: w3c-waI-gl@w3. org; public-low-vision-a11y-tf; James Nurthen
>>> Subject: Re: Is Java Web Start covered by WCAG?
>>>
>>> Can't quite tell from your description. If it is downloaded and installed
>>> and then run it is not the web application.
>>>
>>> If when it is run it uses HTTP to get its content then it is web content.
>>> What is download it is simply a special user agent.
>>>
>>>> From your description it isn't quite clear which of the two cases it is
>>>
>>> Gregg
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>> On Apr 26, 2017, at 8:45 PM, Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> Hello Everyone,
>>>>
>>>> James asked on Oracle's Adapting Text comment [1] if Java Web Start
>>>> [2] [3] is covered by WCAG.  He said, "The application is started from
>>>> a URL and the application is downloaded, installed updated and run
>>>> directly when clicking on a URL in a web page."
>>>>
>>>> Thoughts?
>>>>
>>>> Thank you.
>>>>
>>>> Kindest Regards,
>>>> Laura
>>>>
>>>> [1]
>>>> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__github.com_w3c_wcag21_issues_222-23issuecomment-2D297476165&d=DwIFAg&c=RoP1YumCXCgaWHvlZYR8PQcxBKCX5YTpkKY057SbK10&r=ELX2morANsauwtoroVrFb2wD7s1u7PsR47DTXqRvJ34&m=IAo8TM-kAptGWdSD9HSxzH9qhNNtNWsGxUTs3R1wsjw&s=qCcV_q2_pBoCNU0qmktn3O6iqXJUvRJvTOx3FVtJRZU&e=
>>>>
>>>> [2]
>>>> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__en.wikipedia.org_wiki_Java-5FWeb-5FStart&d=DwIFAg&c=RoP1YumCXCgaWHvlZYR8PQcxBKCX5YTpkKY057SbK10&r=ELX2morANsauwtoroVrFb2wD7s1u7PsR47DTXqRvJ34&m=IAo8TM-kAptGWdSD9HSxzH9qhNNtNWsGxUTs3R1wsjw&s=ucxbJAZcLaQyGWHQAB4dxyvx_9w3C2uajdYaFXtvIWw&e=
>>>>
>>>> [3]
>>>> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.java.com_en_download_faq_java-5Fwebstart.xml&d=DwIFAg&c=RoP1YumCXCgaWHvlZYR8PQcxBKCX5YTpkKY057SbK10&r=ELX2morANsauwtoroVrFb2wD7s1u7PsR47DTXqRvJ34&m=IAo8TM-kAptGWdSD9HSxzH9qhNNtNWsGxUTs3R1wsjw&s=cPjasa_fhYvGiueGWfxz6G5pSOhMMmEgajnrJA6lFr8&e=
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> Laura L. Carlson
>>>>
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Laura L. Carlson
Received on Wednesday, 26 April 2017 20:39:51 UTC

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