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Re: [For Review] 2.1 Updates to How to Meet WCAG 2 (Quickref)

From: David MacDonald <david100@sympatico.ca>
Date: Sat, 2 Jun 2018 21:18:02 -0400
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To: Eric Eggert <ee@w3.org>
Cc: Shawn Henry <shawn@w3.org>, EOWG <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>, WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Your right that link to the quickref doesn't have any other standards....

That's weird

I was in a window that looked just like the Quickref... and it had JIS, EU,
508, WCAG 2, WCAG 1, WCAG 2.1 etc....

Do you know what it is I ended up on?

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On Sat, Jun 2, 2018 at 1:42 PM, Eric Eggert <ee@w3.org> wrote:

> Hi David,
>
> On 2 Jun 2018, at 18:01, David MacDonald wrote:
>
> > One thing that I find a bit of a head scratcher... in the filters section
> > it has 12 different standards. I think that gives the impression they are
> > all comparable and equal.
>
> Where do you see 12 different standards? I don’t understand where you get
> this from. It is WCAG 2.1 and WCAG 2.0. There are no other standards in
> there.
>
> We list the Techniques for different technologies as they are listed in
> the Understanding/Techniques documentation created by this Working Group.
> Is that what you mean?
>
> Can you elaborate?
>
> Eric
>
> > I think we should stick to our primary mission. We are the W3C and I
> think
> > we should present W3C standards.
> >
> > Cheers,
> > David MacDonald
> >
> >
> >
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> >
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> >
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> >
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> > On Fri, Jun 1, 2018 at 2:39 PM, David MacDonald <david100@sympatico.ca>
> > wrote:
> >
> >> Cursory look, seems great...
> >>
> >> Cheers,
> >> David MacDonald
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> *Can**Adapt* *Solutions Inc.*
> >>
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> >>
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> >>
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> >>
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> >>
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> >>
> >>
> >>
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> >>
> >> On Fri, Jun 1, 2018 at 1:08 PM, Shawn Henry <shawn@w3.org> wrote:
> >>
> >>> Hi EOWG and WCAG,
> >>>
> >>> We've updated the How to Meet WCAG 2 (Quickref) tool to include 2.1.
> The
> >>> goal is to have one tool that meets multiple user needs -- including
> people
> >>> who only want 2.0, people who want only what's new in 2.1, etc.
> >>>
> >>> Prototype is here:
> >>>         https://wai-wcag-quickref.netlify.com
> >>>
> >>> Changes:
> >>> * In the Filter tab, added "WCAG Version" dropdown with options: “WCAG
> >>> 2.1”, “WCAG 2.0”, “Only Success Criteria added in 2.1”
> >>> * In the "Selected Filters:" (yellow box), added indication of which
> >>> version is selected: “WCAG 2.1”, “WCAG 2.0”, "Only what’s added in
> WCAG 2.1"
> >>> * In the "About" section, added link to WCAG 2.1 TR, and unlinked
> >>> Techniques and Understanding.
> >>> * Changed some links from 2.0 to 2.1.
> >>> * Included with 2.1 SCs "(Added in 2.1)" after the Level
> >>>
> >>> (Note that the prototype doesn't include the 2.1 Techniques yet, and
> will
> >>> when released.)
> >>>
> >>> We plan on making this live with the 2.1 publication.
> >>>
> >>> We could tweak it later, although it's better to get any changes in now
> >>> before people use it.
> >>> If you have any significant concerns or changes, please open GitHub
> issue
> >>> asap, preferably by Monday morning.
> >>>         <https://github.com/w3c/wai-wcag-quickref/issues/new>
> >>>
> >>> Thanks,
> >>> ~Shawn & Eric
> >>>
> >>>
> >>
>
>
>
>
>
> --
>
> Eric Eggert
> Web Accessibility Specialist
> Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) at World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
>
>
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