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Re: waicard8

From: Leonard R. Kasday <kasday@acm.org>
Date: Tue, 02 Feb 1999 15:03:05 -0500
Message-Id: <3.0.32.19990202150303.01347418@pop3.concentric.net>
To: Alan Cantor <acantor@oise.utoronto.ca>, w3c-wai-eo@w3.org
At 11:39 AM 2/2/99 -0500, Alan Cantor wrote:

> 
>> Multimedia Provide captioning and transcripts of audio, 
>> descriptions of video, and accessible versions of
>> other inaccessible formats.
>
>Alan's suggestion:
>
>Multimedia Provide captioning and transcripts of audio, descriptions of
>video, and HTML versions of non-standard formats. 

That reads better, but unfortunately there are some proprietary formats
that authors may consider "standard" but which are not accessible, and with
this wording they would fail to provide alternate versions.  

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