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Re: AU minutes from 11 Feb call

From: Judy Brewer <jbrewer@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 13 Feb 2002 15:41:24 -0500
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To: "Phill Jenkins" <pjenkins@us.ibm.com>, w3c-wai-au@w3.org
At 06:15 PM 2/11/02 -0600, Phill Jenkins wrote:
>So was there any action items from the call other than the agenda for the
>face to face? None were listed but seemed that one or more were alluded to:
>1.  Is more from AUWG needed for EOWG to point to or not?

Feedback from the call was helpful.

More is welcome.

>2.  Is EOWG & JB going to include more software/tools in policy materials
>or not?

Change requests were logged at:
but you're right, during the AUWG/EOWG joint meeting, we also discussed the 
need for EOWG to emphasize more strongly the importance of considering 
software in our various implementation support materials. I understood the 
group's reaction to support that change.

>And a question about the discussion:
>Who's strategy [WAI?, EO?, AU?, W3C?] is it not to mention commercial
>products?  Vendor neutral doesn't have to mean no vendors does it? Does
>market neutral [1] mean only mentioning free products?
>[1] http://www.w3.org/Consortium/#organization

It relates to some policies of the W3C Communications Team. It does not 
necessarily mean no mention of products or of vendors. I think that this 
document raises enough questions to merit getting a consult from them on 
this, which I'll do.

- Judy

>Phill Jenkins,  (512) 838-4517
>IBM Research Division - Accessibility Center
>11501 Burnet Rd,  Austin TX  78758    http://www.ibm.com/able
>Hi all,
>Here are the minutes from today's call:
>- Jan

Judy Brewer    jbrewer@w3.org    +1.617.258.9741    http://www.w3.org/WAI
Director, Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
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